Algebra 1 is a bit more than "x = 7 and y = 11." I will teach you how to analyze a "word problem" to discover what is known, what is unknown, and the method to solve it. And we will have fun in the process! I was the founder of the Philadelphia AutoCAD Users Group since the early 1980's, and have served as President, Vice-President, and Program Chairman.
Norristown, PAView Tutor
I have a Ph.D.from the University of Pennsylvania in Cell and Molecular Biology with a concentration in Genetics and Gene Regulation. I have taken courses at UPenn in Genetic Principles, and I received an NIH grant for genetics research. I also served as a teaching assistant and tutor for two molecular genetics courses for undergrads at UPenn.
Philadelphia, PAView Tutor
...It involved researching and becoming an advocate for a topic, and delivering a speech detailing my point of view. Later in competitive speaking, I learned to memorize written material (plays, stories) and deliver the material to audiences of all sizes - anywhere from 10-15 people to a large room...
...I had a 1170 on my SAT's which helped me get my scholarship to Temple University. Reading and writing was also very demanding for graduate school, because comprehension is key. I started learning spanish early.