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Found 117 Geography tutors near me

Brenna R.

4.5 miles away

Tutor for K-12 English, K-8 all subjects

I'm a recent graduate from NYU who's tutoring part-time while I pursue a full-time career in the performing arts. Some of my notable academic achievements were graduating as salutatorian of my class in high school and receiving college cred... See more

  • ... New York University
  • subject Geography + 26 more
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Terasee Morris

2.1 miles away

Houston Baptist University Graduate with 20+ years tutoring experience

I have a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education and Spanish. For more than 20 years I have tutored face-to-face and online to students of all ages, even those who struggle with the English language. My specialties are: Reading and Math f... See more

  • ... Houston Baptist University
  • subject Geography + 27 more
Kimberly Miller

3.7 miles away

Fun, Effective and Passionate EDUCATOR :))

Over 20 years of experience educating students from PRE-K through College age. I love educating our children and take it very seriously. I have children of my own and know how important education, experiences and knowledge is for our youth

  • ... William Carey University
  • subject Geography + 38 more
Special Education Teacher and with 7+ years of teaching experience

I have my Bachelor's degree in Social Justice and my Master's degree in Critical Pedagogy. I completed both of these degree to inform my work in supporting my community members in having equal access to resources and opportunities. I am cur... See more

Chester Hardy

1.1 miles away

DePaul University Graduate degree 13 years of teaching experience

I have a Bachelors degree in Political Science, as well as two additional Masters degrees in both education and business with a focus on human resources. I have over 13 years of teaching students at the high school level with a specific fo... See more

Why You Need a Geography Tutor

“Oh, The Places You’ll Go,” is a silly story Dr. Seuss wrote to show the endless possibilities of the world while encapsulating our young growing minds years ago. Although actual geography is much more in-depth than the Dr. Seuss stories, he was right about one thing, the world is a big place and you should get to know it. Learning geography is a great way to explore different continents, cities, lakes, and lands galore.  Just like the idea behind geography, you too are in a place of discovery. There is a whole other life outside of your little bubble and it’s time to start exploring how our world was formed and what played a role in that process. If you’re struggling to remember what took place when our great continent “Pangea” separated, or you need better ways to study, a geography tutor can help to maximize your studying techniques. Need those grades to start improving? A private geography tutor can support you and give you the confidence you need to excel in geography. So why might you need a geography tutor?

Geography is a highly important class that you(or your student) may be taking at any point in their education. There are many different aspects to taking a geography course and it can sometimes come across as an easy course. To some, it can be simple as they have been exposed to maps at a young age. Which is why it is important for you to get a geography tutor at some point so that you can always have the ability to read maps and clearly understand them. If you are in high school or in a lower level of primary education you probably will not find yourself taking a geography course, but you might find that you have some sort of geography exam in one of your courses. If this is the case, you might not need a tutor for the entire course but you most certainly will need a high school geography tutor. This will make sure that you are able to pass the exam and retain the information for later on in college or perhaps in your career later on in life. At the very least it will open your eyes to the different countries and landforms on the planet and that is invaluable knowledge especially at any age.

If you are in college and end up in a geography course, you may find out real quick that “I need a geography tutor.” College courses are a lot more intensive and if you are not used to lecturing style classes you might find yourself not doing so well. Hiring a college geography tutor is your best bet, especially when it comes to our talented team at HeyTutor. It may not be that the subject matter is over your head, as it is fairly straightforward. But it could be your approach to the material or the fact that you do not thrive in a lecture hall setting. You might need to be more disciplined in your study habits. This is something that is often overlooked while in high school by some students. You might be able to skate by with poor study habits in high school and it might work for you, but once you get into college and are balancing much more intensive courses you might find it to be difficult. Especially in a course such as a geography class where it is almost exclusively studying. You might also need to find better ways to study and retain more information in order to improve your grades which is what will happen when you work with one of our study skills tutors. 

Whatever your goal is, in a geography class it typically comes down to the fact that you need a further explanation than your professor and the textbook provide. This is where our tutors thrive the most, as you will realize that to find a geography tutor with the experience needed to assist you is rare. At HeyTutor we have made locating a “geography tutor near me” or “geography tutor near me” incredibly easy to do. Unfortunately learning geography is not as simple. We have tutors all over the country who can help you master the maps and understand the lessons in a way you can get what you need out of the course. Our world history tutors are unique and have backgrounds that represent that with several years of professional and educational experience. For the price, you are getting a steal being able to work with and learn from our talented geography tutors.

Dylan Shelofsky

4.3 miles away

Columbia University Graduate who currently teaches 4th grade!

I have a bachelor's degree from Stephens College, and a master's degree from Teachers College, Columbia University (NYC) where I studied Elementary Inclusive Education. While in NYC I taught at the Pineda Conservatory of the Performing Arts... See more

  • ... Teachers College of Columbia Uni...
  • subject Geography + 19 more
Ben Greulich

3.5 miles away

IU Cancer Biology Ph.D Candidate with 5+ years Experience

I am a graduate of Indiana University, with a Bachelor's Degree in Biology. I am currently working towards my Ph.D in Cell, Molecular, and Cancer Biology. I have extensive background and education in various biological fields, including gen... See more

  • ... Indiana University Bloomington
  • subject Geography + 7 more
Melissa Nichols

2.6 miles away

Secondary English/Social Studies Teacher with a Master's in History

I have a Bachelor's and a Master's degree in History from Iona College and La Salle University. For four years, I have been teaching Secondary English, specifically 9th through 11th grade classes (my favorite is American Literature!). As an... See more

Kevin Mithal

2.8 miles away

Passionate and adaptable elementary/middle/high school tutor

Hello, my name is Kevin. I am a graduate of UC Davis with a Bachelors degree in International Relations. I take a lot of joy in mentoring students in various subjects. For the past two years, I taught at a learning center where I worked wit... See more

  • ... University of California - Davis
  • subject Geography + 41 more
Terrie Newbold

1.8 miles away

30+ years experience in classroom

I have a BS degree in education and a Masters in Counseling, with 30+ years teaching and counseling. I have also given math instruction technique workshops to teachers throughout the northeastern United States. My personal love of teachin... See more

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Benefits of Hiring a Geography Tutor

One of the biggest advantages of geography tutoring is the customized lessons that are made just for you. School teachers make lessons to teach to the middle of the class, leaving behind the students who are struggling and the students who are excelling in the subject. Having individualized lesson plans means that each student can work at their own pace. You will benefit from that fact that a professional tutor can set goals geared toward just one student thus giving you complete focus and attention. This type of instruction ultimately leads to maximized learning done efficiently. Our mentors at HeyTutor consider your child’s strengths and weakness. They strive to incorporate the best teaching methods and leave you with plenty of tools to take with you on test day. The world is a huge place, but our geography tutors can help narrow down the big picture, and focus in on getting the most out of each lesson.

One-on-one geography tutors really make all the difference when it comes to truly understanding a topic. If you are in college or high school you know how difficult it can be to struggle in a course and not get the attention you need to grasp the concepts. Also, just reading from the book is not an ideal way of learning for many students. So our tutors will take what you are learning in class and from the book, then give you a lesson plan where you can fully strive. The first session will almost work as an assessment where the tutor will understand who you are as a student and figure out how you learn best. From there they will develop a lesson plan around you as a student so that you can learn in a simple a manner as possible which will put you in the most ideal situation to find success. This is important especially when it comes to a course such as geography where retaining the information is so important. If you are not having a good time while you are learning you will not be able to do this, which is what our tutors avoid. They truly believe in making learning as fun as possible for you as the student. Also, when you hire one of our in-person tutors not only do they want you to have fun but they want you to be comfortable. These are all the keys to success when it comes to memorization and learning in general.

When you are comfortable and having a good time you will truly be able to learn the material. I can remember taking a geography course in college and trying to learn in the lecture hall or by reading my book. This did not work for me and I barely passed the class, if it were not for extra credit I might not have passed. When you take a an exam there are certain tricks that our tutors have learned during their time in college and in school. Taking a test is a high-pressure situation and not everyone does well, but in a geography class, the exams typically hold the most weight. Thus the high pressure. Our tutors can break things down for you in a way that you not only understand but that you also can remember the information later on in your life.

Geography is a class that is often overlooked because it seems that it should just be second nature but that is not the case. Learning the states nationwide is already hard enough not to mention the various different countries all over the world. Our tutors come up with unique plans for you as a student that is unlike anything you have really experienced during your educational career. This is highly important in making you enjoy your time with your tutor but also to make sure you are getting the most out of the situation. At HeyTutor we do not want you to be left behind, we want you to excel and later on in the future when you have any geography questions you can use the knowledge you attained while working with your geography tutor.  

We are so convinced in the abilities of our tutors that we have a money back guarantee for those of you who want to try our tutoring but find you aren’t pleased. We know that you will have a standout experience and due to this that first lesson is on us but only if you are not one hundred percent satisfied. Set up an appointment with one of our tutors today, so you can start looking at the world through a wider geographical lens.