# Award-Winning Trigonometry Tutors in Reston, VA

Conklin ...is a sure fire way to grow intellectually. Being an effective questioner and an astute observer of the unknown is a life-long task, and through hard work and focus, I believe anyone can grow into a stronger thinker and a more effective student. I also think science is very fun, and the best way to improve in a subject that may be difficult is to find the parts of it which are enjoyable to you....

Rick ...in my day job: designing cutting edge technology for a research laboratory. My best attribute as a tutor is a passion for teaching people how to apply concepts to practical problems - that's the point of learning these skills! I believe that students can most easily grasp mathematical and scientific concepts through real-world examples they can link to their everyday experience. My goal is that "aha" moment when it becomes clear what all those symbols...

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus - BS, Physics

University of Maryland - PhD, Mechanical Engineering

Luke ...a student at George Mason University currently studying Systems Engineering. I have practice in both mechanical and electrical physics, as well as 3 years of calculus experience. I've worked with high school students tutoring for about 2 years and I very much enjoy tutoring and interacting with students. In addition to math and physics I have experience with Arduino, MATLAB, and Python. I am also the Tournament Organizer for GMU Smash Brothers' Smash 4 tournaments...

George Mason University - Current Undergrad, Systems Engineering

Donielle I'm currently an 8th grade math teacher and have been for the past 9 years. I have taught 6th, 7th and 8th grade math. I have also taught Algebra and Geometry.

Trinity University - BS, mathematics

George Washington University - MS, middle grade mathematics

Eran ...tutored and taught for the past 15 years. I have helped students of all ages (from elementary school to adult) in a wide variety of subjects, including Math (Elementary Math to Calculus), Science (including Physics and Chemistry), test prep (ACT, SAT, GMAT, GRE), and English. My approach is individualized - each student gets a lesson based on his needs, strengths, and weaknesses. I try to find out exactly what a student has difficulty understanding, and...

University of Illinois - BA, Liberal Arts

University of Maryland - MA, Philosophy

State Certified Teacher

Dana ...individuals that carry unique abilities and learning styles. As a teacher I will ensure that students are involved in a comfortable and stimulating atmosphere in which they can grow intellectually and socially. In order to accomplish this goal I will be sure to present lessons that revolve around the interest of children and makes learning relevant to life. Furthermore I will incorporate hands-on learning, individual work, group work, themes, and integrated units to allow children...

Longwood University - BS, Education K-6

Longwood University - MS, Algebra and Middle School Math

Laura ...also tutored occasionally through our on-campus tutoring program. Finally, for the past two summers I have worked at the extremely rigorous Breakthrough Collaborative Teaching Internship at their Miami, Florida location teaching 5th and 6th grade science, where I a was again responsible for my own lesson plans, classwork, homework and quizzes. I am very interested in working with Varsity Tutors as I absolutely love working with children, especially in a teaching capacity. I enjoy the...

Washington University in St Louis - BS, Anthropology/PreMed

Jason As an undergrad at the University of Minnesota, I was a Biochemistry Teaching Assistant. In that position I helped students in a one-on-one basis as well as ran pre-exam review sessions. I worked as a Lab Assistant in a Genetics Lab throughout my undergrad education. Since graduating, my focus has been in Molecular Biology and infectious disease.... Laid back. Let the student work through the problem and guide them so they come up with the answers themselves.

University of Minnesota - BS, Biochemistry

Edward ...practicing mathematics in pursuit of my new degree. Seeing students succeed in areas where they have difficulty is truly rewarding for me. I believe that students learn best when a tutor can instill in them the meaning of underlying concepts when solving any problem. By leading students back to the basic foundation of any subject and then bringing them forward through each advancing level of a given problem, the student will further their ability to...

Michelle ...school libraries tutoring or mentoring students with specific needs; chaperoning and leading open day campus tours and university sponsored educational trips; and personally presenting motivational assembly speeches. A high level of communication, organization, and creativity was developed through the interactive sessions with pupils; many of the activities and lessons were planned, lead, and delivered independently and with input from school teachers. I found the impact I made in the positive and productive direction, decision, and...

University of the West of England - Bachelor of Arts Honors, Business and Economics