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Laura M. ...I like to use real-life examples to help others learn, and I like to actively involve students in the learning process. Learning doesn't have to be a passive experience. The more one interacts with the material, the more likely one is to learn and retain it.
38 Subjects: including prealgebra, calculus, chemistry, ACT Math
$55.00/hr
Greenbelt, 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, algebra 2, calculus, geometry
$70.00/hr
Washington, DC
Melanie S. ...When they encountered a certain problem that they could not solve, I gave them the tools necessary for to figure out the problem without solving it for them. Knowing the basics first can make all the difference before trying to solve a far more complex problem. I have tutored Algebra 1 as part of the robotics program.
15 Subjects: including precalculus, prealgebra, algebra 1, algebra 2
$35.00/hr
Gainesville, VA
Gene T. ...Are you worried about how this will affect your chances of graduating or getting into college? Besides being necessary to graduate from high school, good math and science skills can help you expand your job opportunities once you enter the job market. I can assess your current level of understa...
33 Subjects: including ACT Math, probability, discrete math, SAT math
$40.00/hr
Silver Spring, MD
John F. ...I enjoy tutoring because it enables me to inspire others to realize the importance of learning. My teaching strategy is less lecture-based and instead encourages students to think critically and solve problems, not just passively listen to me. I would not have made it to my position at NIH had it not been for the dedication of a select few teachers I had in high school and college.
29 Subjects: including algebra 1, MCAT, ACT Math, SAT math
$50.00/hr
Bethesda, MD

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