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, Calculus, Arithmetic, Competition Math 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:Middle School Math, Algebra, Physics, Elementary Math and 1 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:Psychology, Sociology, Literature, World History and 26 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:Phonics, Writing, World History, Literature 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:SAT Verbal, Reading, LSAT, PSAT and 4 other subjects.
"...For two and a half years, I was a writing consultant at Highline Community College Writing Center, working with a diverse population of an international, running start, first-generation college and non-traditional students. I tutor English Literature, Writing, and Reading. For me, the most interesting and rewarding aspect of tutoring is my interaction with students, especially through writing..."
- Seattle Pacific University - BA, English
- Pacific Lutheran University - MFA, Creative Writing
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, Literature, SSAT- Upper Level and 15 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:Algebra 2, Arithmetic, Middle School Math, Algebra 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:Inorganic Chemistry, AP Chemistry, Physical Science, Writing and 24 other subjects.
"... Thus, tutoring is my specialty in teaching. I can tutor in Math and Physics because I am a recent graduate with a Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Physics. During my undergraduate and graduate schooling, I taught Introductory Physics lab courses for a total of seven years and loved it..."
- Western Washington University - BS, Physics
- University of Arkansas - MS, Physics
Tutoring Subjects:Differential Equations, AP Calculus AB, Calculus, Algebra 2 and 16 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:SAT, Calculus 3, Calculus, GRE and 30 other subjects.
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