Jan is a graduate of the Ted Rogers School of Management – Ryerson University and earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Business Management with a double major in Human Resource Management and Marketing Management. After his time at Ryerson, he attended Tyndale University to obtain his Bachelor of Education degree with qualifications in Primary & Junior divisions. Since graduating, Jan has obtained his Intermediate – Business, Senior – Business and Religion part 1 additional qualifications.
Jan believes that in any learning environment, students need to feel safe in order to build the confidence they need in order to achieve their academic goals as they progress through their learning journey.
Aside from teaching and tutoring, Jan spends his free time coaching a wide variety of school sports, watching sports, snowboarding and refereeing basketball as a certified basketball official through the Canadian Basketball Official’s Commission.
Genevieve in an Ontario Certified teacher. She is qualified to teach Math, ESL, Economics, Business, Law, Accounting, Social Science, Philosophy and Special Education. She has over 10 years’ experience tutoring students both online and offline. Genevieve enjoys helping students of all ages achieve their full potential, from elementary to post-secondary.
David is a 4th year double major student looking forward to getting his bachelor’s in economics and in anthropology in June 2021. He has experience preparing upper high school students for the SAT (the standardized test for college entry in the United States), helping them to build confidence in their skills and getting them comfortable with the format of the test. To do so, he has shown the necessary dose of patience to drive students pass any dead ends in their thought process, all along connecting with them and seeing the material from their point of view. After all, David is also a student and knows what it means to not understand difficult concepts and to feel stagnated in a topic. He has learned from such situations and has come up with easy and intuitive way
Arina graduated from the University of Toronto with a Master of Arts in Economics. During her studies, she was given an opportunity to teach undergraduate-level macroeconomics and econometrics. However, it was much earlier that Arina discovered her love for showing people the beauty of quantitative sciences. Before moving to Toronto, Arina used to teach Calculus, Linear Algebra and Statistics at the Higher School of Economics (Moscow). Working in tandem with world-class professors, Arina helped her students gain a profound understanding of such rigorous courses and achieve astonishing results.
Nowadays, Arina enjoys leading a data science Bootcamp, helping young professionals to dive into the field of IT. However, not only does Arina have experience working with adults, but she also tutored math following the Ontario Curriculum and computer programming. Regardless of age, skills and situation, Arina always tries to find a personalized approach to a student and designs materials with respect to their needs and interests, as she truly believes that pure curiosity and enthusiasm together with confidence and understanding of the subject are central to reaching full potential.
In her spare time, Arina enjoys learning languages – apart from English, she also speaks Russian, Norwegian and Spanish. She also competes for the UofT Nordic Ski team and occasionally teaches ski technique to young athletes.
Michael has an honours Bachelor of Arts in Outdoor Recreation Parks and Tourism, and a Bachelor of Arts in History. Michael completed his Bachelor of Education in 2019 at Lakehead University
Ryan is currently pursuing his MBA in Accounting and Finance, and holds his Bachelor of Business Administration (Distinction) with a major in Accounting. He has his FMVA and CBCA finance designations, and is a published financial and accounting author.
Dina is on Ontario Certified Teacher at the Intermediate/Senior level. She has an Honors Bachelor of Arts from York University and a Bachelor of Education from OISE/UT in French and Economics. She also completed an ESL and Special Education AQ course from OISE/UT.
Dina has taught French and ESL at several private schools to students in grades 2 to 12 and is currently a full-time private French tutor to Middle and High School students (Grades 7-12). Originally from Switzerland, she is perfectly bilingual in French and English, and has been tutoring French for 20 years . She loves to travel, play sports and draw.
Aparna has a Master’s degree in Aerospace Engineering from Ryerson University and is an experienced professional around three (3) years in Business Analysis, Teaching Assistant and Customer Services; with about two (2) years of volunteering work as an Airframe Designer. She has knowledge of Canadian employment legislation, including the Employment Standards Act, WSIB, Human Rights Code and OHSA. Alongside she provided technical guidance support with very limited on the job training to over fifty (50) complaints daily with 95% resolution accuracy in a fast-paced environment along with multitasking, competence and courteousness. Aparna has a consistent track record of achievements and is a collaborative team player skilled at working with professionals to develop a cohesive and successful implementation of product release. She also trained ten (40) analysts and everyday mentoring sessions along with two (2) weekly meeting sessions; took business requirements, current and future state process designs and translated them into process flows. Within a span of 9 months, she was promoted as a Production Lead to lead a team of thirty (30). In addition to the education, she is a Microsoft Office Specialist for Office Excel; she has an exceptional understanding of Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook); also highly skilled in using Internet browsers (Explorer, Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari) and other tools.
She is a quick learner and has shown the ability to digest large volumes of information. Aparna has demonstrated the capability of articulating information and ideas in both the verbal and written forms. She works in a very well-organized way and has many other aptitudes and competencies as well. I am sure that she will establish productive relationships with your child. She is honest, dependable, and incredibly hard-working. She always has positive energy and motivates others and places herself as a model. She is meticulous with keen attention to detail. She always tries to give the best and achieve success in everything she does and also for those who work with her. She is reliable and very professional. She works in an organized way and has very good time management skills as well.
I have Master in Business Administration along with Bachelor of Education. Excellent communication skills and very presentable and able to customize the individual needs of the students. I truly understand the cultural diversity and help students achieve their learning goals.
Frank has three years’ experience teaching the Canadian curriculum. As an academic instructor, he is committed to creating safe, stimulating, and supportive learning environments that empower all students to discover their individual strengths, support others, and engage in their larger community. His teaching experiences are in mathematics and economics in secondary and post secondary education, in both the IB and AP streams. Frank earned a Master’s of Art Degree in Economics at Carleton university, and Master’s of Art Degree in International Economics and Finance at Ryerson university. In his spare time, he volunteers at his church and for other community events.