Carefully selected, highly-credentialed Elementary Math tutors in Oro Valley, AZ
"degree I gave lectures at undergraduate and graduate level courses. Having been trained as a teacher I have a passion for sharing my knowledge with students. Some may find the complexity of biology and chemistry intimidating, but I think everyone has an innate curiosity and drive for understanding our natural world. I consider it my mission to keep the students' motivation alive."
- Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary - Master of Science, Biology and Chemistry
- Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary - PhD, Evolutionary Genetics, Population and Conservation Biology
Tutoring Subjects:Trigonometry, Algebra, Statistics, Physical Chemistry, Chemistry, Elementary Math, Microbiology, Physiology, Biology, Organic Chemistry, Geometry, Calculus, Anatomy, Pre-Calculus, Middle School Math
"I solve complex problems by breaking them down into small steps which is how I teach my students to solve problems. If I can help a student get a few steps into the problem, they usually began to see the correct direction and are able to find the path to the answer. Challenging my students to think for themselves, asking intentional questions and offering helpful advice and encouragement are what make me a great tutor.-."
- University of Arizona - BS, BA, Mathematics, Economics
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Math, Geometry, Differential Equations, Calculus, Pre-Calculus, Elementary Math, PSAT, Spanish, Economics, Essay Editing, Algebra, Statistics, Middle School Math, Computer Science, Trigonometry
"I have helped students develop their writing skills and improve their reading comprehension as a Kaplan instructor. I have also worked individually with students to shape specific writing projects, including personal statements for college applications and persuasive, thesis-driven essays for high school and college classes. I enjoy making abstract, complicated concepts accessible to students—I love the moment when a student grasps a new idea. I'm good at listening to students and tailoring my teaching to individual learning styles. I look forward to the opportunity to help you learn a new subject, or deepen your ...
- New York University - BA, Psychology
- New York University - MA, Forensic Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:Geometry, Statistics, SAT Verbal, Essay Editing, Elementary Math, ACT, Biology, Spanish, Algebra, Organic Chemistry, Middle School Math, ACT Math, ACT Writing, SAT Math, Physics, Writing, Differential Equations, SAT, Reading, MCAT, ACT Science, ACT English, Chemistry, SAT Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, Calculus, College Essays, ACT Reading, Pre-Calculus, Phonics, Trigonometry
"I have taken an extensive list of math, physics and engineering courses as an undergraduate and a graduate student. I enjoy tutoring a variety of subjects, and calculus is my favorite. Currently I am pursuing a PhD in the field of Optical Science.."
- University of Arizona - BS (Magna Cum Laude), Electrical Engineering
- University of Arizona - MS, Electrical Engineering
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, Physics, Geometry, Differential Equations, Elementary Math, Pre-Calculus, Trigonometry, Calculus, Middle School Math, Statistics
" I am aware of the various students learning levels and their learning style which will only improve my ability to tutor. I have found I truly love to help to succeed in any way that I can. I truly believe that anyone can understand math and science. In fact, math and science are perfectly intuitive and logical, as long as it is explained well! In my free time I enjoy spending time with my dog and quilting. Currently, I spend a few hours a week learning Biblical Hebrew and will start Biblical Greek within a year or so."
- New Mexico Tech - BS with honors, Mathematics
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Trigonometry, Middle School Math, Elementary Math, Algebra, Organic Chemistry, Chemistry, Calculus, Geometry, Pre-Calculus
" I have tutored math through high school algebra privately and am certified to teach middle school math. I enjoy helping students understand challenging material and love that "aha" moment when a student finally gets something that they have been struggling with. When I'm not working or with family, I enjoy hiking, reading, and gardening.."
- University of New Mexico - BA, French
- Yale University - M. Phil., Music Theory
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:SAT, Phonics, ACT, PSAT, Elementary Math, French, Algebra, Middle School Math
"During that time, I really focused on making sure my student understood the basics and fundamental processes before slowly moving onto more challenging processes so that each step could build off each other. This is how I learned best in school and I believe it is a great way to teach students to help them understand the concepts much more clearly. When I'm not tutoring, I have a variety of interests and hobbies, such as sports, running, food, and travel. Currently, I also work as a scribe for physicians in the Emergency Department at Tucson Medical Center.." ...
- UCLA - BA, Economics
Tutoring Subjects:ACT, SAT Verbal, SAT Math, Calculus, Statistics, ACT Math, Chemistry, Grammar and Mechanics, Elementary Math, Algebra, ACT English, Pre-Calculus, Organic Chemistry, Differential Equations, SAT Writing, Writing, Biology, Trigonometry, Reading, Physics, Physiology, Economics, ACT Reading, ACT Writing, SSAT, College Essays, Middle School Math, Essay Editing, Geometry, SAT, Anatomy, MCAT, ACT Science
"My experience ranges from delivering lectures and helping students understand important scientific concepts to working with students on a one-on-one basis. Many of the students I have worked with are non-science majors and finding a way to explain difficult scientific concepts to individual students is something I find rewarding. I have helped students who were anxious about scientific concepts and mathematics become comfortable with these concepts and I have helped outstanding students to achieve their goals in the classroom. When I'm not working on my own studies, I enjoy hobbies ranging from sewing to geocaching." ...
- New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology - BS, Astrophysics
- University of Arizona - MS, Geosciences
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Science, Calculus, Geometry, Elementary Math, Pre-Calculus, Middle School Math, Chemistry, Physics, Algebra, Trigonometry
"First, I have the knowledge base to successfully tutor the subjects I've selected. Second, I can use a variety of learning methods to achieve their success. Third, I am a great listener and will be able to focus on my student's specific needs and motivate them to reach their goals.."
- University of Arizona - BS, General Biology
- Northern Arizona University - M.ED, Elementary Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Biology, Essay Editing, Elementary Math, Reading, Phonics, Grammar and Mechanics, Middle School Math
" Besides formal tutoring, I've been helping people in my life with math since I was a little girl. I have a great passion in the subject and on top of that I absolutely love tutoring. I think this love is what gives me great patience when working with someone. I also genuinely strive to see results."
- Cochise College - A.S., Biology
- University of Arizona - BS, Math
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, ACT Science, Biology, SAT Math, Elementary Math, ACT Math, Calculus, Middle School Math, Pre-Calculus
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