Award-Winning Math Tutors in Prince George's County, MD
Allen ...Big Brother (the program, that is). My philosophy around tutoring simply revolves around developing a vested interest in students' successes. I have some knowledge to share, whether it be in SAT/ACT test prep, math, writing, or college apps, and it's fun and satisfying being able to empower others to succeed. In my free time, you'll catch me on my couch (watching a lot of TV -- I'm as sharp-tongued as Lorelai Gilmore), at a pool...
University of Virginia-Main Campus - B.A., Computer Science, Politics
Roy ...and an instructor. I earned a TA Fellowship three years in a row for my excellence in teaching. I was also a Visiting Assistant Professor for a year at Elmira College, where I taught Chemistry and Biochemistry (lecture and lab). As well as having a passion for science, I also have excellent math skills and enjoy discussing the philosophy of mathematics. I know many tips and tricks for approaching math problems, especially the style given...
University of Maryland-Baltimore County - BS, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
University of New Hampshire-Main Campus - PhD, Biochemistry
Benjamin Math is intimidating, but once you have the tools you need and someone to show you how to use them you can solve any problem. I'm patient and I love to see students succeeding in math and science. I'm happy to help!
Florida Atlantic University - Bachelors, Ocean Engineering
Florida Atlantic University - PhD, Mechanical Engineering
Lucinda ...Richmond Virginia. I love to tutor Algebra 1 and 2 and also Business Calculus and Statistics. I truly enjoy the applications of these subjects in daily life, thus, I am able to explain concepts to students in a very comprehensible yet effective manner. I have been a tutor in both of my graduate schools and being in that position has equipped me with the experience of relating to students with a variety of learning styles....
University of Cape Coast - BS, Mathematics & Statistics
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville - MS, Mathematics
Jonah ...concepts. Even if Trigonometry sounds dry, for example, I have seen how explaining it in terms of "pretend you want to hit the baseball farther than anyone else and you need to figure out what angle will get you there" can make a light bulb go on. All of my previous students have had different learning styles, personalities, and interests; one of my favorite things about tutoring is figuring out what makes them tick so...
Yale University - BA, History of Science
Johns Hopkins SAIS - MA, International Relations
Caryn I hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and a Master of Arts degree in Adolescence Education (Grades 7-12) both from Adelphi University. I have been teaching high school math for eight years. I have experience tutoring in Arithmetic, Algebra I, Algebra II, SAT Math, Trigonometry, and Precalculus; I am most passionate about Algebra. I strive to help students learn and understand difficult mathematical concepts. Outside of tutoring and teaching, I love to dance!
Adelphi University - Bachelors, Mathematics
Adelphi University - Masters, Adolescence Education Grades 7-12
Kelly ...social studies, and FCAT prep. My favorite subject is reading, but I also love teaching math, science, and social studies. I am quite passionate about education and the opportunities that it can give people. In addition to tutoring, I am also an enrollment coordinator and education consultant for a school. When I am not working with students you can find me making art, going to live music events, playing rugby or soccer, reading, playing with...
Florida State University - BS, Elementary Education
Brian I am an attorney with a background in finance and economics and an interest in history and political science. Throughout my academic career, I worked with a variety of students and enjoyed helping them master subject matter and prepare for tests. I look forward to helping students in the greater Washington area.
University of Virginia-Main Campus - BA, Economics
University of Virginia-Main Campus - JD, Law
Jonathan ...am most passionate about the content areas of Math and Reading. I firmly believe that learning should be both practical and enjoyable and strive to make sure all of my students enjoy themselves while learning. In my free time I enjoy both playing and watching sports particularly Philadelphia teams. In my free time I can be found binge watching TV shows on HBO or Netflix, exploring DC with friends, or taking my dog to the...
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus - BS, Special Education
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus - M.Ed, Curriculum and Instruction
Aaron ...it down to a simple form so that it's easier to comprehend. But teaching isn't about just teaching a subject. It's about connecting, about relating to the individual. So I strive to connect with my students on a personal level. When I'm not in the classroom, I'm probably spending time with my wife and son (born Sept 2012). Both are my pride and joy. Sports is another passion of mine - baseball, football, basketball, you...
University of Nebraska - Lincoln - BS, Elementary Education
State Certified Teacher