# Award-Winning Algebra Tutors in Gloucester, MA

Jennifer ...types of materials that best suit each student's individual learning style. While I believe all learning is inherently an enjoyable process and work hard to instill that feeling in my students, I also recognize the importance of encouraging students to develop the mental discipline and focus necessary to master any material required for their academic...

Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Bachelor of Science, Biology

Brandeis University - MS, Molecular Biology

State Certified Teacher

Kayla ...in some capacity since August of 2010. I have always loved making personal connections with students and helping them make daunting studies (such as math or test preparation) more approachable. My favorite part of my job is empowering students to be more independent learners and helping them develop confidence in their abilities.

University of Minnesota - BS, Mathematics

Boston University - MAT, Mathematics Teaching

Ana ...to break down complicated problems into manageable parts. Learning to do this will help you tackle problems that give you the worst of anxiety. I also work with students looking to improve performance onto to higher percentiles. I like to work by building upon the knowledge you already have, increasing complexity until you master a...

Harvard College - Bachelors, History and Science

Kara ...working as a player runs down the field. I have worked with students from elementary school age to college in a variety of subjects. I love the sciences, particularly learning how the body works, but I have also excelled in math and standardized test prep. The world is full of puzzles, and school just has...

University of California-Los Angeles - BS, Physiological Sciences

Lexy ...little more than encouragement and editing. With most students, however, writing is not a skill they can effortlessly pick up, and creativity is not instantly fluid. Bearing that in mind, I use a Socratic method to draw out ideas and key words and phrases when helping students come up with responses to creative writing essay...

Boston College - BA, English, Secondary Education

Cara ...Science in Mathematics, I enjoy tutoring various levels of math. Able to easily relate to students, I approach mathematical problem from students’ prospective to help in comprehension and understanding of mathematical theories and concepts. Mathematics can be a daunting subject to some students and I strive to encourage and patiently help students as they learn...

Midwestern State University - Bachelors, Mathematics

Carolyn ...worked with students who struggle with fundamental concepts that make more advanced material unnecessarily difficult. I have also worked with students who want to get ahead in their classes. Currently, I am working toward a Master's degree in Biomedical Science at Tufts University School of Medicine. I am passionate about about teaching and I would...

Wellesley College - BA, Neuroscience

Tufts University - MS, Biomedical Science

Colleen ...School Algebra and Geometry, as well as English language arts) with a non-profit, and I have also taught ESL and English Language Arts at an international high school overseas in Vietnam. I have also spent time helping resettled refugees acquire English language and vocational skills in San Diego, CA. My approach to tutoring is tailored...

University of California-Davis - BA, Political Science

Boston University School of Public Health - MPH, International Health, Infectious Diseases

James ...Master of Arts degree in Teaching from Northeastern University and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. Working with young people gives me instant feedback and motivates me to match their enthusiasm. It is powerful to me to relate with the students in their personal lives. Further, it is...

University of Michigan - BS, Electrical Engineering

Northeastern University - MA, Secondary Education

State Certified Teacher

Aaron ...have a particular passion for teaching Mathematics. When tutoring I try to include visualizations and real world examples whenever I can so that it does not feel like a fruitless exercise. I help students reach their goals with a two-pronged approach: reinforcing and building upon strengths while targeting weaknesses. In my free time I exercise,...

Michigan State University - BS, Mathematics

Tufts University - MA, International Studies