...I was placed onto an accelerated math track in 6th grade, and took honors classes throughout middle school and high school. I am well-versed and competent in the areas of algebra, calculus, geometry, and probability and statistics. I believe that these difficult experiences are foundational to my current posture towards math, and find a certain value in productive struggle. (read more)
...This trouble stemmed from frustration because he did not get why he needed to do the steps. After teaching the "why" behind the steps, he excelled in math and learned to love it. This experience shaped how I approach tutoring mathematics: I try to teach the "why" in addition to the "how." By t... (read more)
...For the past four years I have taught English as part of a high school seminar on great books, and middle school Literature and Composition at a Prep School. I have tutored fellow students as a Peer Consultant at the Washington College Writing Center and as the Graduate Writing Assistant at St J... (read more)
...I have a M.Ed. from an accredited college (University of Washington).
My experience includes 13 years of teaching middle school and high school English, SAT/ACT preparation, TOEFL preparation, World History, World Religions, Sociology, and study skills for these classes as well as a consulting t... (read more)
I hold a B.A. in Chemistry from The University of Washington and have been tutoring for over twenty years. I find many students need the one on one tutoring that they do not always receive in school. Learning comes about from the connection between student and teacher. (read more)