Kyle is a multilingual professional with a wealth of experience in leadership, networking, and tutoring. He was born in East Asia, speaks English, Cantonese, and Mandarin fluently, and is actively learning Italian, Arabic, Spanish, French, and Korean. With six years of tutoring experience teaching students from primary, university, and ESL adult backgrounds, Kyle is passionate about teaching English, social sciences, history, and economics as a result of his academic background. His love for teaching is evident in the way he connects with his students and fosters a positive learning environment. Kyle’s leadership skills are also impressive, having founded and served as the chapter president of My Networking Club, a registered charity where he managed a team of over 20 executives to craft growth plans for six key events that connect university students to industry professionals for networking, mentorship, and internship opportunities. Under Kyle’s leadership, the club achieved membership growth of over 100 members and 300+ attendees from top companies in Canada. Kyle’s academic achievements are equally notable, with a GPA of 3.9/4.0 and a place on the Dean’s Honor Roll at York University. With a genuine passion for education, coupled with his leadership skills and academic achievements, Kyle is poised to make a significant impact in his future endeavors.
Anne has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, a minor in Sociology, and a Bachelor of Education as an Elementary generalist. She attended the French Immersion program until grade 9, completed French 31b IB and continues to enjoy consuming French media from shows to music. In addition, she is passionate about writing and helping students develop their unique voice and perspective. Her love and passion for learning extend into STEM subjects such as science, math and computer science. Her latest learning passion is coding using the computer programming language Python and its practical application of mathematical reasoning concepts.
Anne was a competitive nationally ranked Canadian diver throughout school and her first degree. She had a first-hand understanding of the struggles student face when balancing academic goals alongside busy extracurriculars. Her goal as a tutor is to work as a team alongside students and their parents to find the best learning methods to achieve a student’s goals while focusing on developing a love for lifelong learning.