Carefully selected, highly-credentialed tutors in Seattle, WA
"I went to Eastern Washington University and graduated with a BA in Education - Mathematics. After graduating, I went overseas for a year as a Marine Reservist. When I returned, I taught high school math classes for three years..."
- Eastern Washington University - BAE, Secondary Education - Math
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, Statistics, Geometry, Algebra 2 and 6 other subjects.
"...My home town is Issaquah, which is where I currently live. I am an avid skier, and have spent countless hours and dollars up at various mountains over the years. Also, I am a member of a local rock climbing gym, and have climbed at various places in Washington..."
- Gonzaga University - BS, Civil Engineering
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, Physics, Algebra 2, Middle School Math and 1 other subjects.
"During my time as an undergraduate and graduate student, I spent several years as a Physics teaching assistant. My experience at the universities has included both teaching Physics in group (classroom and lab) settings and working with students individually on homework problems or test preparation. For the past few years, I have also tutored students independently, primarily focusing on Algebra/Algebra 2, Physics, and Chemistry..."
- Washington University in St Louis - BA, Physics
- University of Washington - Seattle - MS, Physics
Tutoring Subjects:Piano, Algebra, Statistics, Elementary Math and 12 other subjects.
"My name is Devin Leigh, and I was raised in the sprawling suburbs of Northwest Chicago. I studied theater at an urban, performing-arts high school before moving to Los Angeles to pursue a career as a screenwriter and a film and television actor. After a two year sojourn, I returned to the Midwest to attend college at DePaul University, where I worked as a tutor, mentor, and assistant teacher at the University Center for Writing-based Learning..."
- DePaul University - BA, History and African Studies
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, Reading, World History, Government and 12 other subjects.
"I recently completed my Master's degree in Geography at the University of Washington. Before that, I studied Geography and Political Science at the George Washington University in Washington, DC. Up next: law school! So far I've been accepted to Duke, Georgetown and Harvard, but I'm waiting to hear back from a few more schools before I make my final decision about where to go. I've taken the SAT, GRE, and the LSAT, so I'm a pro when it comes to standardized tests..."
- George Washington University - BA, Geography, Political Science
- University of Washington - MA, Geography
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, Writing, LSAT, GRE and 4 other subjects.
"...Anderson Cancer Center where I received several awards and fellowships as well as published multiple scientific papers. Currently, I am scientist at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Throughout my educational career, I was always the person that classmates asked for help..."
- Kansas State University - BA, Biochemistry
- University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - PhD, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Tutoring Subjects:AP Biology, Chemistry, Algebra 2, Summer and 9 other subjects.
"... I teach Economics, Math, and Mandarin Chinese and would love to help you! For Economics - At UW Seattle I have taught Introductory Microeconomics, Introductory Macroeconomics, and Intermediate Microeconomics. I was also a consultant at the World Bank and have been very interested in international development work. For Math - I got a high score on my GRE Quantitative section and would love to help you with math up to Pre-Calculus or GRE Quantitative. I enjoy solving math problems quickly and hope to help you experience the same thing! For Mandarin Chinese - I am a native Mandarin Chinese speaker and graduated from the No..."
- National Taiwan University - BA, Economics
- Yale University / University of Washington - MA / PhD in progress, Economics
Tutoring Subjects:Pre-Calculus, Middle School Math, Arithmetic, Study Skills and Organization and 8 other subjects.
"...As a result, I spend a lot of time thinking about Biology, Chemistry, Statistics, and Policy. I love to teach and work with the Pacific Science Center as a Communication Fellow. I attended Stanford University for both my Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Biology, with a minor in Chemistry. While there, I researched the immune system and how asthma and allergies develop..."
- Stanford University - BS, Biology
- Stanford University - MS, Biology
Tutoring Subjects:AP Statistics, Organic Chemistry, Biology, Genetics and 24 other subjects.
"...I bring to you six years of direct teaching experience in Theatre Arts, Drama, Literature, Film, Rhetoric, and Public Speaking; with three years as a certified high school teacher and three as a college instructor. In a tutoring capacity, I have served as a personal academic adviser and acting coach to students. Also, as a Gifted/Talented high school teacher, I have developed several Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) with students that required direct one-to-one instruction, assessment, goal formation, and review..."
- Louisiana State University - BA, Theatre
- University of Portland - MFA, Directing
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:History, ACT Reading, Geography, AP United States History and 26 other subjects.
"... When I begin working with a new student I try to first determine their strengths and weaknesses so that I can use the strategies that will be most helpful to them individually. A student who remembers formulas easily will do well with step by step instructions, but a student who does not will benefit more from a conceptual understanding and lots of practice. The strategies I use might include using visual aids, hands-on materials, step by step instructions, conceptual explanations, extra practice, and modeling. I also believe building student confidence is one of the most important steps on the path to success..."
- Williams College - BA, English
- University of Louisville - MAT, Teaching Secondary Mathematics
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Math, SAT Verbal, Writing, ACT Writing and 30 other subjects.
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