Marc S. - $95.00/hr - Cambridge, MA - View Marc S. >>

...Students and their parents shouldn't hesitate to spend time on this subject because a weak foundation in **algebra** is the most common reason for later struggles with more advanced math coursework in calculus and beyond. Since 2003, I've tutored dozens of high school and college students in biology... (read more)
**17 Subjects: **
including
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Chemistry,
Calculus

Jon P. - $70.00/hr - Waban, MA - View Jon P. >>

...And in graduate school, I was a Teaching Assistant in college psychology courses, which made heavy use of math and statistics. After that, my 35-year career has included economic modeling, computer programming, and software engineering/design/management, fields where math and logic come into play every day. And throughout that time, I've never lost my interest in basic math and science. (read more)
**21 Subjects: **
including
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
English,
Reading

Sean G. - $45.00/hr - Quincy, MA - View Sean G. >>

...Later on, I switched my major to Philosophy. In May of 2014, I graduated from the College of the Holy Cross with my BA in Philosophy. I am currently pursuing my PhD in Philosophy. (read more)
**22 Subjects: **
including
Algebra 1,
Geometry,
German,
Reading

Jean Marie G. - $120.00/hr - Lexington, MA - View Jean Marie G. >>

...I'm very familiar with the standardized tests and really enjoy helping students succeed with those exams! I understand the multiple stresses students are under, especially as they endure the college application process with all its demands. I am eager to help students attain their goals in math! (read more)
**8 Subjects: **
including
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Calculus,
Geometry

Kate C. - $250.00/hr - Watertown, MA - View Kate C. >>

...I use diagnostic probes to explore students' mathematical thinking and help to shore up their knowledge gaps. Mathematics particularly is a subject where knowledge gaps in elementary arithmetic and **algebra** can cause cascading problems. A student who can easily factor a quadratic equation with multiple techniques may misunderstand "simpler" ideas, such as the meaning of negative exponents. (read more)
**23 Subjects: **
including
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Chemistry,
Calculus

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