Brandeis University (Jewish Studies)
Hebrew Union College (Master's)
I am a patient and compassionate educator who specializes in teaching adults. We all have strengths and weaknesses. I will honor your strengths and help you achieve your goals in the subject areas that I tutor. We will set goals together, check in about progress, and communicate about next steps. I specialize in professionals, returning students, non-traditional students, and students with special needs, along with a knack for teaching the successful learner who just wants to strengthen his or her skills.
My tutoring style merges my experience with classroom teaching, informal education, and, of course, one-on-one tutoring. I will offer you, as appropriate, study skills training, guidance and support in solving problems, customized activities to support the work that you are already doing. The most important thing is that I will help you harness your own strengths to be your most successful.
I have an BA in Near Eastern and Judaic Studies, with minors in Computer Science and Hebrew Language, along with seminary training. I have also completed coursework in education. I have tutored on contract for religious schools, tutored Hebrew privately for students. I have also worked with private clients for elementary college Math and GRE test prep.
I look forward to working with you to help you meet and surpass your goals. I am a patient and compassionate educator who specializes in teaching adults. We all have strengths and weaknesses. I will honor your strengths and help you achieve your goals in the subject areas that I tutor. We will set goals together, check in about progress, and communicate about next steps. I specialize in professionals, returning students,
I work in NE Portland and can meet in most locations. Depending where we meet, I may charge a transportation fee.
Aron is a great help and true partner in learning. I would highly recommend Aron for your tutoring needs.
Aron is very quick to pick up on ones knowledge base and adjusts accordingly. He brings and sends material he thinks might assist with my learning. He corrects in a courteous way and also knows how to keep me on track. He is always on time and respectful of my time. A great learning experience!
We connected with Aron to help our son learn Hebrew. Aron was prompt in his communications and really easy to work with. Aron was also wonderful with our son. He took the time to understand what our son wanted to learn and Aron also took the time to understand what our goals were. He provided appropriate instruction and our son connected well with Aron. WyzAnt worked well for us and Aron was terrific. I highly recommend him!
Aron was very patient and explained things in a way to make it easy to understand. He was knowledgeable about the functions I was asking for help with and I will definitely use him again. He was easy to contact and was prompt for our appointment.
Thank you Susanne and congratulations on landing the job!
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I received an A in Algebra II and perfect scores on SAT Math, SAT II Math, and GRE Math.
I received an undergraduate degree in Near Eastern and Judaic studies. I took semester long classes on the Book of Genesis, Intro to Christianity (with a focus on the Gospels), and Biblical Narratives in the Qur'an.
I have a MA in Hebrew letters including 3 semesters of Bible coursework.
I studied Hebrew in undergraduate and graduate school. I have studied conversation along with reading modern and classical texts. I have taught and tutored Hebrew for prayer and other religious and ritual purposes.
I have been Excel for personal and professional use for more than 2 decades. I can teach formulas, graphs, charts, formatting, filtering, sorting, and and other Excel features. I will help you work with Excel in the way that is most comfortable for you so that you can succeed at work, school, and on personal projects.
I have used Windows XP and Windows 8. I an effective computer problem solver and can help others learn to better use software for their needs.
I studied in seminary for 3 years. My undergraduate degree in Near Eastern and Judaic Studies included coursework in comparative religion.