## Top Algebra Tutors serving Burien

## Josh: Burien Algebra tutor

Certified Algebra Tutor in Burien, WA

...I love exploring and analyzing languages and the written word. (In fact, much of the music I have written has been inspired by literary or linguistic concepts.) I have taught courses in music theory, history, and composition at the University of Washington, and I have tutored students of all ages in school subjects ranging from...

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Stanford University - Bachelor in Arts, Music, Concentration in Composition

University of Washington-Seattle Campus - Masters, Music Composition

ACT Composite: 33

ACT English: 33

ACT Math: 34

## Rachel: Burien Algebra tutor

Certified Algebra Tutor in Burien, WA

...explain the same concept in a variety of different ways and to be able to determine when a student has fully grasped the concept. In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with family and pets, working on creative activities such as drawing and writing, and traveling whenever I have the opportunity.... During my first session, I like to spend a little time getting to know the student and their goals before getting into the material...

### Education & Certification

University of Washington-Seattle Campus - Bachelors, General Biology

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1550

SAT Math: 780

SAT Verbal: 790

## Jan: Burien Algebra tutor

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...and mentor the critical writing process to undergraduate and master's degree students at Goddard College, including Spanish-speaking ESL students. This past year, I developed and taught an original curriculum intertwining creative writing, creative movement and theater for a month-long workshop series at Velocity Dance Center, and for the Seattle Festival of Dance Improvisation. I adapted...

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Oberlin College - Bachelor in Arts, Creative Writing and Dance

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1520

SAT Math: 720

SAT Verbal: 800

## Rick: Burien Algebra tutor

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Providing guidance in science and mathematics to help students understand the real-world applications of scientific and mathematical concepts in their everyday lives. I have a B.S.E. in Aerospace Engineering and a B.S. in Sustainable Energy Materials and Technology, and I am pursuing my M.S. in Aerospace Engineering.... Learning science and mathematics through real-world applications that show how concepts can actually be used to solve real problems.

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Arizona State University - Bachelors, Aerospace Engineering

Arizona State University - Current Grad Student, Aerospace Engineering

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1380

SAT Math: 700

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...I recently graduated magna cum laude from Yale University with a B.S. in Economics and Psychology, and I am currently working towards a MSEd at Johns Hopkins University. I've been tutoring for nearly 10 years, in subjects ranging from ESL to econometrics, and I love any opportunity to help my students address their individual learning...

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Yale University - Bachelor of Science, Economics

Johns Hopkins University - Master of Science, Education

ACT Composite: 35

ACT English: 36

ACT Math: 31

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...see the big picture. It can be very easy to get lost in the details of calculations, but its important to understand how everything fits together. When not working I enjoy sailing all around the Seattle area as well as hiking. I also spend a good deal of time trying to learn my fiddle.

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University of Florida - Bachelor of Science, Finance

Montana State University - Master of Science, Accounting

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...graduation, I have had the opportunity to teach in a variety of grade levels and subject matters. Although I am comfortable with most subjects, I feel most passionate about English, Literature, and History. I believe in a student driven approach to teaching that adapts and adjusts to different learning styles and personal traits in order...

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Central Washington University - Bachelor in Arts, Early Childhood/Elementary Education

## Matthew: Burien Algebra tutor

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...college I was a peer tutor for writing and math and I spent hundreds of hours in the school system both tutoring and classroom teaching. In addition to the time spent in public schools, I spent the last two summers as a teaching intern at a prestigious independent school in New Hampshire and this fall...

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Bates College - Bachelor of Science, Mathemtics

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...students are experiencing success and confidence in their math skills. I've taught Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, Precalculus, and Calculus. Trigonometry has always been a solid part of my Algebra 2 and Precalculus classes. Many students have said they understand math after I've explained it. My goal is to help my students reach their...

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Union College - Bachelor of Science, Mathematics Education

Walls Walla University - Master of Arts Teaching, Curriculum & Instruction

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## Matt: Burien Algebra tutor

Certified Algebra Tutor in Burien, WA

...when a student finally understands a troublesome concept, and a light bulb goes off in his or her head (often accompanied by an “Ohh!”). There’s an explanation that does the trick for everybody, and we just have to find it – that’s my teaching philosophy. I like to use lots of analogies and stories in...

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Rice University - Current Undergrad, Astrophysics

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1540

SAT Math: 770

SAT Verbal: 740

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...got to learn how fun teaching could be. On a typical day I would talk with hundreds of people of all different ages, backgrounds, and interests. I learned to be flexible in my teaching strategies, shifting focus and tailoring my talk for each group that I got to talk to. I got to make learning...

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University of Washington - Bachelor of Science, Earth and Space Sciences

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University of Washington-Tacoma Campus - Bachelors, History

## Andy: Burien Algebra tutor

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I have happily taught math and robotics at the Middle School level for the past 7 years. Before that, I was a Title One math specialist at the elementary level. Going way back, I started my teaching career in an Early Childhood Center, teaching a mix of first and second graders.

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The Evergreen State College - Bachelor in Arts, philosophy, math

City University of Seattle - Masters, ed.tech

## Evan: Burien Algebra tutor

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...am fluent in both Chinese and English. I recently finished my Bachelor's degree in Biochemistry and minor in History at the University of Washington (Seattle campus) and I am going to start dental school at NYU next school year. Science and math have always been my strong subjects and I love learning more about our...

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University of Washington - Bachelor in Arts, Biochemistry

SAT Math: 730

## Madelyn: Burien Algebra tutor

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...am thrilled to be carrying my love for mathematics into the future in the form of tutoring. There are few things more beautiful or satisfying to me than the way complex equations break down into simple, easily solved calculations. My goal in tutoring is to ease the stress that frequently occurs when a student encounters...

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Fordham University - Bachelor of Fine Arts, Dance

## Alexandra: Burien Algebra tutor

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...area. I am patient and understanding, and my goal is to foster a comfortable environment and mutual respect. I make sure that the students I work with know they are important and capable, because I have found that they are most willing to engage and put in effort when such a relationship exists between us.

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Occidental College - Bachelor in Arts, Biochemistry

## Claire: Burien Algebra tutor

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...enjoy teaching math and writing. I most enjoy when those subjects intersect or finding a way for them to intersect depending on the skills of my students. In my opinion, education is not just about the specific details taught but also about the process of learning. Therefore, I try and incorporate experiential education as much...

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Whitman College - Bachelors, Geology-Environmental Studies

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Seattle University - Bachelor in Arts, Philosophy

SAT Verbal: 770

## Eman: Burien Algebra tutor

Certified Algebra Tutor in Burien, WA

...Gonzaga, my 300-400 level instructors would interact with the student on an individual basis (regularly and upon request), which taught me the value of interpersonal relationships in academia. I enjoy tutoring students who have an interest in mathematics or demonstrate a willingness to learn. I myself started very slowly in intermediate college math courses, but...

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Gonzaga University - Bachelors, Mathematics

## Gregory: Burien Algebra tutor

Certified Algebra Tutor in Burien, WA

Math has always been my favorite topic in school. Over the last 5 years, I have enjoyed applying my quantitative reasoning skills towards an exciting career in electrical engineering. I look forward to helping others overcome their academic challenges and inspiring others to have a passion for mathematics.

### Education & Certification

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Bachelors, Electrical Engineering

University of Washington-Bothell Campus - Current Grad Student, Electrical Engineering

GRE Quantitative: 168

GRE Verbal: 153

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