Algebra is scary for many people. I have found that by explaining a little about why or how we use algebra helps. In addition, I let them take as long as they need to compute the problem or until they ask for my help.
...I have over 20 years of teaching experience. I earned my teaching credentials from Colorado College, Colorado Springs. I have taken graduate courses in remedial reading, and worked as a teacher and tutor using phonics.
Seattle, WAView Tutor
...This included helping them understand their current assignments, and coming up with new problems for them to practice before their exams. Algebra 2, specifically, is a subject that I have had the most experience tutoring recently. From January - June 2015 I volunteered in an Algebra 2 classroom assisting students with understanding the material.
I am a second-degree black belt in Wado Karate. My certificate is signed by Ray Hughes (6th degree), Butch Balingit (7th degree), Douglas Jepperson (6th degree), and my own Sensei Marlon Moore (7th degree). I taught classes as a courtesy at my Dojo for many years, and then professionally for three ...
Kirkland, WAView Tutor
I have tutored students in phonics for over 15 years. I worked for Sound Partners, a non-profit, phonics-based tutoring company. I have also been trained in Reading Street and Imagine Learning programs, both use phonics based materials to help early readers achieve success.