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Ms. Kaitlyn B.

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"Hi, I'm Kaitlyn! I'm currently a 3rd year medical student at Mount Sinai and graduated the Columbia University Premed Program with a 4.0 GPA. At Columbia, I served as a chemistry TA and lead tutor at our Academic Resource Center, where I won 2 tutoring awards - the first for my development of our tutoring resources, and the second for having the highest student review ratings. I have taught, tutored and more...

"Hi, I'm Kaitlyn! I'm currently a 3rd year medical student at Mount Sinai and graduated the Columbia University Premed Program with a 4.0 GPA. At Columbia, I served as a chemistry TA and lead tutor at our Academic Resource Center, where I won 2 tutoring awards - the first for my development of our tutoring resources, and the second for having the highest student review ratings. I have taught, tutored and TA'ed numerous subjects for nearly a decade. My years of experience have taught me that all students are capable of excelling given the right instruction and guidance. I assess each student's learning style and study habits to create a personalized lesson plan that highlights and maximizes their strengths.

As a chemistry TA at Columbia, I both taught lab sections of 10 students each and held open office hours in which I would instruct 20-30 students in the weekly material. At the academic resource center, I helped students navigate the premed curriculum and tutored all the premed subjects including: math, biology, physics and chemistry. I was certified as a College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA) Level II tutor and this enabled me to train other tutors, which granted me an even more comprehensive and multi-faceted understanding of the material and how to convey it in the most interesting and effective way possible.

In addition to the premed curriculum, I have tutored standardized test prep including SAT, ACT, SSAT, SHSAT, ISEE, GRE, GMAT and numerous other tests with students ranging from elementary school to graduate school in private lesson and classroom settings. I have worked with students in the most competitive preparatory schools in New York City and understand the tremendous impact standardized tests have on admissions decisions. This is one of the main reasons I enjoy tutoring standardized test prep so much; I feel I can make a significant impact by helping students earn top scores. I start with the fundamentals to identify any gaps in knowledge and build to advanced concepts while developing s" less...

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fee: $125 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 5 miles
meeting type: either in-person or online

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Education and Qualifications

certified: Kaitlyn B. is a certified tutor

Columbia University, Postbac Premed

Mount Sinai Medical School, MD

New York, NY 10028

Subjects Tutored

Algebra 1 - Algebra 2 - Biology - Chemistry - Vocabulary - Geometry - Prealgebra - English - ESL/ESOL - SAT Math - GRE - SAT Writing - GMAT - PSAT - SSAT - Spelling - ACT English - ACT Math - ACT Science - Elementary Math - Elementary Science