...I especially enjoy teaching Algebra 1 and seeing a student's skill level rise throughout the course of their study as the Algebra 1 course material builds upon the firm foundation at the beginning. As a chemistry major and scientist, I found that a thorough grasp of algebra and mathematics in ge...
Bowie, MDView Tutor
...After graduating, I moved to the Middle East and taught physics and astronomy at a private boarding school called King's Academy in Jordan. I was a teacher at the school for two years and taught 11th and 12th grade students who were mostly English as a Second Language students. My classroom was based on the modeling method which encourages independent student problem solving.
Greenbelt, MDView Tutor
...I have a Master's Degree Education and have primarily taught K-3. I am a veteran public school teacher, however, I choose to tutor one-on-one to meet the individual needs of children with success. There are a variety of learning styles, teaching styles, and personalities.
Leesburg, VAView Tutor
...In addition to teaching part-time at local colleges and universities, I have a Bachelor's degree in chemistry with a minor in biology from Boston University and a Ph.D. in chemistry from The Scripps Research Institute. I enjoy tutoring calculus because it has so many real-world applications; for example, in physics, engineering, and economics. Calculus is also a required premedical course.
Rockville, MDView Tutor
...For the past two years, I have worked with 5th through 12th grade students to help them prepare for their Math Standard of Learning (SOL) exams, as well as other entrance exams. Math SOLs include 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, Algebra 1 and Algebra 2 SOL exams. At our 1st meeting, I prepare a test packet to test student on their existing knowledge of grade level.
Alexandria, VAView Tutor