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Richard P. ...I have found that this is a barrier for quite a few students. I have developed a number of methods for getting students past this barrier. I have picked up some of these methods from full time Chemistry teachers, and have developed others myself.
13 Subjects: including algebra 1, chemistry, physics, calculus
$45.00/hr
Alexandria, VA
Neemisha M. ...Trigonometry is all about triangles, that's why I love it! The difficulty lies in the fact that there is so much rote memorization early on with the different trig functions, their graphs, working with degrees or radians as well as all the different angle values. It is formula heavy and requires more memorization than the previous year of Algebra 2.
24 Subjects: including algebra 1, reading, calculus, geometry
$80.00/hr
Bethesda, MD
Rick D. ...As a tutor, my main job isn't to talk, but to listen: I think the real centerpiece is getting my students to explain the material in their own words. Everyone learns differently, and the beauty of tutoring is that we can adapt our approach on-the-fly to address just what it is that one specific ...
18 Subjects: including algebra 1, calculus, geometry, writing
$90.00/hr
Washington, DC
Sikoya A. ...While there I volunteered with Helenski Espana, a human rights group. We taught lessons to school-aged children (in Spanish) on human rights and their basic rights as a citizen of Spain. I spent my last year of undergraduate as an ESL (English as a Second Language) tutor for a pregnancy center that targeted Spanish-speaking woman.
17 Subjects: including algebra 1, Spanish, writing, physics
$45.00/hr
Washington, DC
Javanese H. I have more than 10 years' experience teaching math in private, public, and charter school sectors. More than 80% of my students pass the state's standardized test each year. I have excellent communication skills which help me to relate mathematical content to my students, and make the concepts seem easy and more doable.
5 Subjects: including algebra 1, elementary math, linear algebra, prealgebra
$60.00/hr
Alexandria, VA

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