Allison Bostrom

Allison B.

Floral Park, NY
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Allison delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
and Ages 5 to 25

Teaching since:

Hello! I have been tutoring for nine years, and I have a Master's degree in Astronomy & Astrophysics. I love teaching, and I make sure to incorporate real-life examples into my math and science problems to help people develop an appreciation of the subjects. When tutoring French, I add elements of culture that I have learned from my multiple trips to France (including an entire summer in Paris!) to make the language come alive. Book a lesson with me and see how I can help you achieve today!


Private Tutor
Sep 2008 - Present

I am a private tutor for all subjects and levels. I provide subject-specific tutoring as well as general homework help.

Graduate Student Instructor
Jan 2016 - Dec 2016
University of Michigan

I assisted in running introductory astronomy courses, leading discussion sections, providing extra help, and giving feedback on the course to the professors.

Founder and tutor
Aug 2014 - May 2015
UMD ASTR120/121 Tutoring Program

I started a free, volunteer-based tutoring program for introductory astronomy for majors.

Teaching assistant
Aug 2013 - May 2015
University of Maryland department of astronomy

I was a teaching assistant for various introductory astronomy courses, where I ran discussion sections, provided extra help, and created activities.

Math coach
Jan 2013 - Dec 2014
University of Maryland

I provided group tutoring for college students at a walk-in math tutoring center.


MS, Astronomy & Astrophysics
Aug 2015 - May 2017
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
BS, Physics
Aug 2011 - May 2015
University of Maryland, College Park
BS, Astronomy
Aug 2011 - May 2015
University of Maryland, College Park


Fluent / Native Proficiency
Professional Proficiency


Stand Up for Science: Practical Approaches to Discussing Science that Matters
Apr 2017
University of Michigan

In this course, I learned and practiced science communication techniques for a variety of audiences.


JR Dorfman Prize for Outstanding Undergraduate Research
Apr 2014
University of Maryland

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Mizpah M. Sep 14, 2017
Science · Online

Interactive science sessions with Allison are enjoyed by my daughter who is 10 years old, she wants me to increase the frequency of sessions with her.

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