...Often, these subjects are mathematics, essay writing, and standardized tests. My goal as a teacher - and as a tutor - is to give the student the knowledge, skills, and confidence he or she needs to excel. My two years spent as a middle school and high school teacher were some of the most rewarding work I've ever done. (read more)
...I took a year long break after undergraduate, then earned my Masters in Education at the University of Louisville in 2018. I was a high school teacher for three years before switching over to the actuarial profession. While I don't teach anymore, I tutor kids in math on the weekends. (read more)
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I was a Mathlete on the Central Academy math team from 8th grade through High School, attended the State GPML math competition all four years of high school. My Cyber defense team placed third at the state computer Cyber Defense competition my senior year. I scored a 35 on the ACT when I was 14. (read more)
...Third reason: seeing someone grasp a concept or solve a problem for the first time is really rewarding! I enjoy witnessing that "aha" moment. I was a tutor in high school for a few students, in Precalculus and other subjects. (read more)
...It has a virtual whiteboard with unlimited tabs that will clearly get the point across. You can save picture files of the whiteboard afterwards. I have tutored students in 21 states and a foreign country with the help of Wyzant's online tool.
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