Award-Winning Middle School Math Tutors in Washington, DC
Aaron "... I know, however, that math is not always a favorite of others. I'm good at making math understandable, in breaking it down to a simple form so that it's easier to comprehend. But teaching isn't about just teaching a subject..."
University of Nebraska - Lincoln - BS, Elementary Education
State Certified Teacher
Ernest "I enjoyed tutoring at my University, but now it is time to help other students grow. I first came to college to become a patent attorney. However, I fell in love with Physics..."
Morgan State University - BS, Physics
Rahul "...I believe that it is important to impart important concepts and problem solving mechanisms to people because it allows them to learn a process that can be applied to different problems in life outside the exam setting. I definitely try to impart my passion for problem solving onto people I tutor. In my spare time, I enjoy playing and watching most sports but especially basketball, tennis, football, and cricket..."
University of Maryland-College Park - BS, Aerospace Engineering
Erin "...I plan to teach secondary Math in DC beginning with the 2014 - 2015 school year. I have been tutoring all through High School and College in an extremely wide range of subjects in Math. From Algebra I to higher level college Math, I am always excited to help students learn to love the Math they are studying and gain confidence in their abilities..."
Cornell University - BA, Mathematics
Roy "...As a graduate student I taught Biology and Biochemistry Lab as both a teaching assistant 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)..."
University of Maryland-Baltimore County - BS, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
University of New Hampshire-Main Campus - PhD, Biochemistry
Jonathan "... My first love has always been Foreign Languages, Linguistics, Grammar, History, Reading, and Writing, but I also enjoy Logic and Mathematics. In addition to these subjects, I also tutor in test prep for ACT and GRE. I believe in helping students see connections and in helping them discover solutions, not just answers..."
Utah State University - BA, History
University of Maryland-College Park - MLS, Library and Information Science
Laura "...I have since taken my own personal experiences as a student and improved my own teaching style. I find that students are able to easily relate to me, because of my age and approachability. It was, after all, not that long ago that I was exactly in their shoes. Last summer, I also served as a college admissions guidance counselor and essay revisionist..."
University of Southern California - BS, Environmental Studies
University of Southern California - MA, Environmental Studies
Rayna "By helping adolescents to define themselves based on their own talents and a valuable self-worth instead of trying to meet someone else’s expectations, we can build students' confidence and academic success. We all have the right and responsibility to accept ourselves by defining who we are on our own terms and knowing what we stand for. This intricate balance can be achieved through increasing the availability and visibility of positive role models, advocating for participation in extracurricular activities, and educating students about goal setting and having high expectations for themselves.."
Cornell University - B.S., Industrial & Labor Relations
Columbia Law School - J.D., Law
Angeli "...Prior to graduation, I was a Public Policy and International Affairs Fellow at Princeton University where I helped produce solutions and recommendations for U.S. and EU collaboration on the post-NATO Afghanistan. Throughout college, I was heavily involved with disability and mental health awareness efforts..."
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus - , International Affairs
Daphne "...I am currently working at the NIH. I have experience tutoring college, high school, and middle school students. During tutoring sessions I like to pinpoint where the problem areas are and begin by working with students on the fundamentals..."
Drexel University - BS, Biological Sciences