Tally Beck

Tally Beck is a highly versatile educator with a rich background in history, art history, foreign languages, and literature. Bringing over a decade of experience, Tally excels in teaching individual students and small online classes. His expertise shines particularly in courses like AP European History and AP English, where his students consistently achieve outstanding scores of 4 or 5 on exams.
Holding a summa cum laude degree in art history from New York University, Tally pursued graduate studies at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok. His professional journey encompasses roles as a curator, gallery director, educator, and writer in Beijing.

With his broad knowledge of the arts and humanities, Tally has also been able to incorporate other interests, such as mechanics and music history, into other curricula. He is dedicated to making education a personalized, transformative, and enjoyable experience, one that empowers students not only to excel academically but also discover the interconnectedness of knowledge and the rewards of curiosity. Tally’s teaching expertise extends to AP European History and AP English Literature offerings.

Teaching Philosophy & Approach

My teaching philosophy centers on creating dynamic and transformative learning experiences tailored to each student's unique interests. He believes in fostering a student-centered environment that inspires curiosity, critical thinking, and a lifelong passion for knowledge. By recognizing and embracing diverse interests, I aim to engage students effectively and help them connect learning to their personal lives. A polyglot myself, I understand the power of language as a bridge to culture, history, and literature. I incorporate languages and linguistics to explore interconnected aspects of the world, providing students with a deeper understanding of historical and cultural contexts.

The approach to education prioritizes nurturing individuality, fostering multi-disciplinary exploration, and using languages as gateways to broader understanding. My commitment is to creating an inclusive, engaging, and intellectually stimulating learning environment that empowers students to discover, inquire, and grow.

“My teaching philosophy centers on creating dynamic and transformative learning experiences tailored to each student’s unique interests.”
Teaching Level:
  • Primary
  • Middle
  • High School
Teaching Type:
  • Tutoring
  • Full-Semester Classes
  • Full-Year Classes
  • Partial Year Classes (Mini Courses)
Teaching Subjects:
  • Literature
  • World History
  • Painting


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