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Elizabeth T. ...This approach does not promote conceptual understanding! Students need to be able to think critically and creatively when they face a new problem. They need to be challenged with rich problems, while being provided with the tools to tackle those problems with creativity and confidence.
16 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, geometry
$110.00/hr
Washington, DC
Tom S. ...When teaching algebra, I always find it best to break problems down into parts and allow the student to understand the concepts behind the problem instead of just showing the student how to solve. I have always had an affinity for algebra and mathematics in general. I've taught the subject for 2 years in my tutoring experience and have a very good grasp of the subject material.
5 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, finance, economics
$70.00/hr
Chevy Chase, MD
Scott S. ...Doing as many practice problems as possible is the best way to get familiar with the questions. We'll discuss different approaches that can be taken to solve the different types of problems and reinforce any concepts that are weak or may have been missed by the student along the way. I love teaching chess to new players.
15 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, geometry
$65.00/hr
Frederick, MD
Kendall A. ...Since then, I have worked with students from a variety of backgrounds and ages. During college, I volunteered at a community center as an elementary Math and Reading Skills Tutor. I also participated in a mentor-ship program at a local high school that included weekly tutoring and homework help.
7 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, prealgebra, SAT math
$80.00/hr
Arlington, VA
Eric B. ...Many students have told me that I was able to explain a concept to their understanding much easier and quicker than their current teachers. I also try to make learning fun and exciting whenever possible. In addition, it may direct them towards a career in science, filling the growing future need in the United States for scientists and engineers.
9 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, chemistry, geometry
$55.00/hr
Burke, VA

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