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Lawkpezi B. ...I tutored various subjects such as Math, English, and Biology for a year. I also used my bilingual skills to connect and tutor two French-speaking students in our group. It was a rewarding experience because it allowed me to serve as a role model for those students and help them succeed academically.
15 Subjects: including algebra 1, French, calculus, writing
$40.00/hr
Bowie, MD
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, English, writing, calculus
$70.00/hr
Washington, DC
Michael N. ...Also, math and physics problems are often just like puzzles, so once one has the right skills, they can be fun to solve. Helping people develop the analytical and problem-solving skills is a very rewarding part of teaching, as it is much like a puzzle of its own. Despite my desire to tutor, my current experience is rather low.
9 Subjects: including algebra 1, physics, calculus, algebra 2
$35.00/hr
College Park, MD
Latrese A. ...More often, students are able to connect with a topic if they can associate it with their tangible lives. A very good way to get a student interested in a subject is show them the relevance it has on their present and future. Another fun tactic I have used is putting things in song.
10 Subjects: including algebra 1, reading, writing, grammar
$40.00/hr
College Park, MD
Arvel H. ...I have also tutored Praxis candidates, SAT candidates, and K-12 students. During my employment with Prince George's Community College, I successfully taught math and language arts (English) to GED candidates; I also taught them how to prepare for the real world by providing some of my life exper...
12 Subjects: including algebra 1, English, reading, SAT math
$45.00/hr
Hyattsville, MD

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