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William A. ...Pre-algebra covers the core basics of mathematics. Gaining facility at understanding how math 'works' is the goal. Once proficient, the concepts of algebra are introduced, with several examples and an effort to understand the vocabulary as well as processes involved.
12 Subjects: including geometry, ASVAB, algebra 1, algebra 2
$35.00/hr
Tacoma, WA
Timothy W. ...In school, I devoured every math course that was offered, and rapidly progressed as high as I possibly could in my secondary school education (which ended at Pre-Calculus). I recognize that math is a critical component for a well-rounded education, especially among low-income students who are se...
11 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, geometry
$40.00/hr
Renton, WA
Clifton H. ...While I personally struggled with this subject through school, I managed to find success in a quantitative field. Through the development of helpful tricks and an understanding of numerical relationships, math can become less intimidating. I find this to be the biggest hurtle for students having trouble in the subject.
9 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, prealgebra, chemistry
$35.00/hr
Seattle, WA
Michael K. ...It is up to me to find a way of presentation that works with the student's background. I use the Socratic method a lot, asking the student questions and building on the response. I did some Skin diving from 1966 to 1975, and back packing from 1969 to 1975, mostly in the Olympics.
17 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, chemistry
$25.00/hr
Bremerton, WA
Linda P. ...I have a B.S. in Education and have taught beginning reading in public schools and as a professional tutor for over 30 years. I have helped non-reading children to decode new words and build extensive sight vocabulary. I help students progress at their own rate of learning using praise and encouragement.
12 Subjects: including algebra 1, reading, writing, English
$60.00/hr
Seattle, WA

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