I have 33 years experience teaching at the high school level as a teacher of learning disabilities with a specialization in mathematics where I taught Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Geometry and Algebra II. I have tutored students from math 6 through Pre-Calculus. I enjoy helping students experience success and gain confidence by providing individualized instruction/clarification.
Herndon, VAView Tutor
...Through my own experience with algebra and calculus as a challenging yet rewarding subject, I am able to explain algebra in a straightforward way using the building blocks of pre-algebra. Algebra may appear unintelligible at first glance, but it is fundamentally logical. When I was in high school, I took both the AP US Government and AP US History tests, and earned a 5 on both tests.
Culpeper, VAView Tutor
...I stress that cramming is an inefficient way to study while studying the material for a small amount of time each night is much more effective. We take a subject that the student is struggling and apply these principles so he can learn exactly see how to study and see the results that good study...
Woodbridge, VAView Tutor
...My overall goal is to plant and nurture seeds of academic self confidence and scholarly curiosity. In this way, as your child discovers how a "balanced pursuit" of academic understanding is an integral component for enjoying rewarding activities. Your child will become more invested in developing comfort and confidence with his or her own life-long learning style.
Suitland, MDView Tutor
...My teaching style can be characterized as flexible, patient, versatile and accommodating to the student's needs. My previous tutees would describe me as knowledgable, dependable and approachable. I'm available from 6pm - 10pm on week days and all day on most weekends.
Arlington, VAView Tutor