Christopher D. - $40.00/hr - Washington, DC - View Christopher D. >>

...Abstraction is a hard concept to understand, and I believe the concept all together is ignored in many schools. We're taught this is algebra, and this is how you use it, but we're never taught why we use it, or what makes it so useful. "Why" is a very important question. I believe understanding the "whys" of math is the key to both using it effectively, and retaining the information. (read more)
**19 Subjects: **
including
Precalculus,
Calculus,
Geometry,
Algebra 1

Graciele O. - $140.00/hr - Arlington, VA - View Graciele O. >>

...She received her Bachelor of Engineering in 2011 and has since been working in the U.S. as a full-time tutor. She also holds a Masters in Business Administration. Graciele specializes in Pre-algebra, Algebra 1 and 2, Precalculus, Differential, Vector, and Multivariable Calculus and AP Chemistry. (read more)
**11 Subjects: **
including
Precalculus,
Calculus,
Geometry,
Algebra 1

Bianca L. - $50.00/hr - Laurel, MD - View Bianca L. >>

Bachelor's degree in Physics and Applied Math (dual-major) from Mount Holyoke CollegeUndergrad research in particle & nuclear physics (including work on the ATLAS project), independent study in lagrangian mechanics, general relativity, and intro string theory. Have tutored grammar school th... (read more)
**10 Subjects: **
including
Precalculus,
Calculus,
Trigonometry,
Algebra 1

Michael J. - $59.00/hr - Washington, DC - View Michael J. >>

...Geometry is used to understand proof work and to gain a better understanding of algebra skills through real world examples. Depending on when they begin I aim for an understanding of **precalculus** by eighth grade. Intertwined with their math learning from their first lesson, my students learn computer programming. (read more)
**29 Subjects: **
including
Precalculus,
Geometry,
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2

Kathleen L. - $125.00/hr - Chevy Chase, MD - View Kathleen L. >>

...I can teach a variety of levels - anything from Algebra 1 to AP Calculus. I am flexible, easy going, and love to see students achieve! Students are welcome to contact me any time to set up a lesson. (read more)
**9 Subjects: **
including
Precalculus,
Calculus,
Geometry,
Algebra 1

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