Our Tutoring Staff
At PrepNow all of our tutoring is one-to-one, and our state-of-the-art virtual classroom enables your child to work privately with a tutor from the convenience of your home. Years of experience have taught us that finding the right match is a critically important step in a successful tutoring outcome, and our innovative program gives you access to some of the best tutors in the country. Each profile has information regarding the tutor's academic history, teaching experience, teaching style, hobbies and interests. This information, along with the diverse backgrounds and personalities of our staff, will help to ensure that you find the perfect match for your child.
"It's important to make mistakes because that's the only way we grow our brains and overcome new challenges," says tutor Alex K. With thousands of hours of professional tutoring for grades 1 through 12, Alex has helped students prepare for standardized tests and success in the classroom.
Bachelor's in Interdisciplinary Studies, UC - Berkeley
Writing, Basketball, Acting
"I believe that effective teaching lies in a combination of enthusiasm for the materials being taught, respect for the intelligence and skills of the student, and a constant drive to push them toward their full potential," says tutor Alex R. A professional illustrator with a love of books and learning, Alex has several years' experience tutoring in SAT preparation and general subject matter.
Bachelor's in Visual Art, Brown Universty
Art, Music, Animals
"While standardized tests are stressful, they have the power to open up great opportunities," says tutor Andy G. An educator and theater-lover, in addition to tutoring, Andy creates curriculum and programs to bring live theater and writing and acting opportunities to children.
Bachelor's in Educational Theatre, All Grades, New York University
Theatre/drama, Television, Movies
"By giving students effective strategies for the problems at hand, instructors can untie the knots that hold students back from progress," says tutor Brian M. As an experienced tutor and college instructor, Brian promotes progress by building student engagement and reducing student anxiety.
Bachelor's in English/Economics (Double), University Of Michigan
Master's in Creative Writing, Columbia College Chicago
Literature, Business, Writing
"My best life happens when focused on just three things: love, learning, and teaching," says tutor Brian M. A former college professor as well as trained yoga instructor, Brian loves the creativity in asking questions and chasing down answers with students.
Bachelor's in Biology, University Of Washington
Master's in Biological Sciences, Stanford University
Academics, Cultures, Crew