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Rebecca R. ...I love to teach because I love knowing more about how the world works, and transitioned from wet bench biochemical research to education so that my students could have a taste of what that exploration is like. For five years, I taught 6th-9th grade general science and biology. My time was split between both public and private schools in New York City and Washington, DC.
18 Subjects: including SAT math, chemistry, reading, geometry
$60.00/hr
Washington, DC
Elizabeth T. ...I also know that exploring many methods is the best way to build conceptual understanding of math. In many math classrooms today, teachers show their students one way to solve a problem, and then the students simply mimic a series of steps. This approach does not promote conceptual understanding!
16 Subjects: including SAT math, English, writing, calculus
$70.00/hr
Washington, DC
Mary Ann W. ...Aspergers and the variations along the Autism spectrum were covered in this work. I am trained in phonographix and worked with many children from 2nd grade through high school with diagnosis of dyslexia. Two of my own children were diagnosed with dyslexia and have achieved school success.
29 Subjects: including SAT math, reading, English, writing
$50.00/hr
Mount Rainier, MD
Terry P. ...For example, if they are a basketball enthusiast, I will relate the understanding of percentage to shooting free throws. If you are into gymanstics, the dynamics of flips and aerial somersaults might be related to both geometry and physics. If you like to read, then that same passion is developed as it applies to a particular class, where the reading may be uninteresting.
17 Subjects: including SAT math, reading, biology, writing
$45.00/hr
Clinton, MD
Caroline S. ...My graduate work was completed at the University of Maryland College Park, where I specialized in international development and quantitative analysis. I currently work as a professional economist. Though I am located in Arlington, Virginia, I am happy to travel to meet students, particularly to...
16 Subjects: including SAT math, calculus, econometrics, ACT Math
$65.00/hr
Arlington, VA

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