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Philip P. ...I have worked for over 40 years as an engineer applying math to the solution of real-world problems. Algebra is the abstraction of basic arithmetic, using letters to stand in for specific known or unknown numbers. The abstract notation of algebra often gives new students difficulty, but the concept, when properly explained, is not difficult.
6 Subjects: including geometry, algebra 1, algebra 2, elementary math
$45.00/hr
Olney, MD
Carolyn C. ...I have a master's degree in Elementary education and have taught in Denver Public Schools for three years. I have a license in Elementary education as well. I have taught reading and writing to native Spanish speakers in grades 3-5 and in the process of helping them learn English I have taught them phonics as one of the skills needed to attain proficiency.
22 Subjects: including SAT reading, SAT writing, reading, English
$45.00/hr
Fairfax, VA
Jennifer W. ...I especially enjoy working on complex problems involving circles with tangents, secants, and chords. However, the most enjoyable aspect of tutoring geometry is seeing a student's knowledge expand and watching his or her confidence grow while mastering more difficult problems. I especially enjoy...
40 Subjects: including SAT reading, SAT math, chemistry, SAT writing
$30.00/hr
Bowie, MD
Joshua C. ...One of my clients, for example, was a high school calculus student interested in clinical psychiatry. She was having difficulty understanding derivatives until I connected the associated abstract and computational concepts to her interests and career goals with a hypothetical character we named ...
12 Subjects: including calculus, statistics, geometry, algebra 1
$50.00/hr
Arlington, VA
Matthew L. ...Americans before and after them, all the way to the present, have had to go through this stage of transition. I would be honored to help you carry the weight of this task so that you can achieve the American Dream, whether you are interested in integrating socially, academically, or professional...
9 Subjects: including reading, English, writing, ESL/ESOL
$40.00/hr
Silver Spring, MD

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