...I helped many struggling students achieve great grades in their math class, one thanking me personally for helping him get his first A in math ever. I try to explain concepts using down-to-earth terms and examples with visual aids whenever possible. My goal is to make the individual topics not ...
Alexandria, VAView Tutor
...Everyone benefits from patience, encouragement, acknowledgement, and well-organized materials, but there is always more than one way to explain and solve a problem. What clicks with each student can be very different and it is an educator's job to find that out. To me, the most satisfying part of tutoring is to solve this puzzle and watch the student's face go from a frown to a smile.
Lorton, VAView Tutor
...I try to make calculus fun and non-threatening, and try to present the material in a manner that is understandable. I'm also patient - if a student doesn't understand one way that I explain material, I'll find another. We'll work problems together, and go through each concept step-by-step.
Derwood, MDView Tutor
...Those notes are available to the student anytime.I have tutored dozens of students in Algebra 1 for the past several years. However, its still fun for me to help students with these concepts. I also have a good supply of old problems to draw on for my students.
Fairfax, VAView Tutor
I am a graduate from the University of Maryland College Park with a Bachelor's degree in Science-Microbiology. I have always had the passion for helping others and I had the opportunity to do so as an AmeriCorps member. As an AmeriCorps member, I provided tutoring services and homework assistance to nine students at Buck Lodge Middle School.
Bowie, MDView Tutor