# Award-Winning Pre-Calculus Tutors in Shawnee Mission, KS

Jordan ...don't think that science and math has to be as intimidating or scary as the world makes it out to be. Often times if we don't understand something, it's simply because it hasn't been explained to us in a way that caters to our strengths. I love math and the predictive nature of numbers. If I'm not in school you can probably find me in front of the box score of a basketball or football...

University of Kansas City - BS, Mechanical Engineering

Lindsay ...student at the University of Missouri Kansas City. I am pursuing a degree in middle school education with an emphasis in mathematics. Though I find all aspects of education important, I have a passion for mathematics. I want to share my love with mathematics with others. While tutoring or educating, I strive to make learning fun and interesting for all my students. In my free time I enjoy traveling, cheerleading, and reading.

UMKC - BA, Middle School Education

Karsten ...mathematics scores. As I continued to pursue my understanding of math, I saw how each piece built upon a previous set of assumptions and rules that had proven to be true through practice. I was eager to learn how far it could all go and how the understanding of it could benefit me in ways that I couldn’t say all at once. From my devotion to acquiring and growing my own skills in math came...

The University of Tennessee - Bachelors, Electrical Engineering

Sarah ...Consulting in the near future. During the time I was pursuing my undergraduate degree I tutored for introductory engineering courses such as Chemistry and Physics, and helped grade and guide students on their lab reports in the Introduction to Industrial Engineering course. I love helping students, and really consider it to be one of my hobbies, as I have gained so much from the education I was fortunate enough to have received and believe that...

Kansas State University - BS, Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering

Bryan ...a teaching assistant for 3 years, carrying out many different classroom duties for professors including grading homework, holding office hours, proctoring exams. I've grown very fond of tutoring calculus 1, 2, sophomore level linear algebra, and differential equations. The "true power" of applied mathematics shines brightest in these subjects, and it excites me when I can share this with my students and give them that "ah ha! that's what a derivative does!" moment. My preferred...

University of Kansas - BS, Mathematics

University of Kansas - MA, Mathematics

Robert ...and all-encompassing learning approach with my students, relating the concepts they are studying to real-world phenomena and helping to foster a deeper passion for mathematics. I became fascinated with math at a young age and I enjoy sharing my enthusiasm with others in order to help kindle their curiosity about the world. My goal is to help students understand that math can be intriguing and fun to explore, and mastering its ways are not as...

University of Kansas - Current Undergrad, Mathematics

Vaishnavi ...confident that my students have effectively mastered what they are learning in the classroom and are able to apply it to real-life situations. I have learned to adapt to the individual needs of each student. Furthermore, I also volunteer at the UMKC Dream Project, an organization in which we tutor middle school and high school students from the Kansas City area. As a current medical student at UMKC, I am able to tutor higher level...

UMKC - BA, Biology

UMKC School of Medicine - MD, Medicine

Neil ...working as a chemist, teacher, and tutor. I'm currently working on a Masters Degree in Teaching. My favorite thing about teaching is helping students learn how awesome science is. Everything we interact with everyday is made possible because of it. I fully believe that anyone can become great at math or science. I am also an accomplished amatuer musician. I play piano and low brass instruments. I've played all over the world, and am very...

Brigham Young University - BA, Chemistry

Sarah ...Algebra II, IB Mathematics SL, and a foundations course. I also tutored all ages and levels in Omaha for four years. I have obtained my teaching certificate for 7-12 mathematics in Kansas after moving here recently. My former students often described me as fair, tough, nice, nerdy, and enthusiastic. Students have commented that I rarely get frustrated. I LOVE math, and I LOVE teaching math! Besides math, my other interests include reading, exercising, and baking.

University of Notre Dame - Bachelors, Mathematics

Creighton University - Masters, Secondary Education

Kaitlyn ...Contemporary Math. While I tutor many different math courses, my favorite subject to tutor and teach is Algebra because it is the basis for so many other math classes. I know that math is difficult for many people, and I try my hardest to find a teaching style that will make the material easy to understand. I want my students to succeed in their math courses, and if I need to find new methods of...

University of Central Missouri - BS, Mathematics and Spanish

University of Central Missouri - MS, Applied Mathematics