# Award-Winning Algebra Tutors in Portland, OR

## Puja

Certified Algebra Tutor in Portland, OR

...each other questions and apply the concepts to real-word scenarios. In addition, working as an advisor at my university's Career Center during my final semester exposed me to a variety of students with diverse cultural, social, and academic backgrounds. I was enthusiastic to not only discuss their academic goals, but also get to know the students on a more personal level. By connecting with them both intellectually and personally, I could attain a better picture...

### Education & Certification

University of Michigan - Bachelor of Science, Neuroscience

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

College Chemistry

MCAT Psychological, Social, and Biological Foundations of Behavior

SAT Mathematics

+33 subjects## Ethan

Certified Algebra Tutor in Portland, OR

...natural sciences, and public policy. Through my interests in music, teaching, and research the most valuable skill I have learned is the ability to communicate material in a clear and approachable manner. Past students have remarked that my teaching style is animated and are surprised at their ability to focus and understand concepts even after a long day of school, practice, or work. When I am not teaching or grading papers, I can usually be...

### Education & Certification

Harvard University - Bachelor in Arts, Environmental Science and Public Policy

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Other

High School English

GED

+71 subjects## Joy

Certified Algebra Tutor in Portland, OR

...to access her innate understanding of the world around us, she progressed. Later on, my extensive experience in the classroom as a Jumpstart Corps Member taught me to adapt my teaching style to each childs needs. While some learned better through mnemonics and letter-to-word associations, others preferred to process information and teach content back to me themselves. The greatest lesson I've learned as a tutor is to first step back and let a student tell...

### Education & Certification

University of Connecticut - Current Undergrad, Physiology and Neurobiology

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Anatomy

High School Chemistry

High School

+81 subjects## Michael

Certified Algebra Tutor in Portland, OR

...of Rochester Class of 2015, working towards a Bachelor's of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering. I have been tutoring for four years in a professional setting and seven years on a volunteer basis, specializing in math and science education. I also worked as a curriculum designer for an SAT tutoring firm. I enjoy tutoring because I am strongly against the practice of teaching to the lowest common denominator of students and I believe that every...

### Education & Certification

University of Rochester - Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Test Prep

SAT Subject Test in Mathematics Level 2

ISEE

+64 subjects## Neetu

Certified Algebra Tutor in Portland, OR

...enjoyed carrying out my responsibilities as a math educator. I enjoy working with children who need more guidance than those typically found in a traditional classroom. I have the ability to connect with my students and teach simple concepts, as well as more advanced topics. I enjoy working with children and careful preparation of lessons allows me to break down complicated concepts to simple examples that students can grasp easily. I try to tailor activities...

### Education & Certification

India Gov't Postgraduate College - Bachelor of Science, Math, Physics

India and Fitchburg State College - Masters, Math and Education

State Certified Teacher

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Test Prep

Pre-Calculus

SSAT- Middle Level

+10 subjects## Marty

Certified Algebra Tutor in Portland, OR

...I spend a lot of my spare time with my grandson, Joshua, who is 7 years old and a total delight. He never fails to make me smile. He attends elementary school just up the road from where I live so I get to watch him after school until his mom or dad get home. It's tough keeping up with him. I like to read... a lot... and I like to walk whenever I can....

### Education & Certification

University of Connecticut - Bachelors, Mathematics Education

Wesleyan University - Masters, Mathematics

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

CHSPE

SAT Subject Test in Literature

4th Grade Math

+100 subjects## Jason

Certified Algebra Tutor in Portland, OR

...than most recent graduates. I did not attend college right after high school. In fact, it was several years before I returned to college. My experience during that time was invaluable and taught me the importance of higher education. When I returned to college, I worked while studying full time, and I was able to graduate in four years, right on time. I enjoy working with younger people and motivating them to do their best...

### Education & Certification

Southern CT State University - Bachelor of Science, Chemistry

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Math

High School Biology

College Biology

+6 subjects## Mohamad

Certified Algebra Tutor in Portland, OR

...with their homework. I have a strong background in math and due to previous jobs I also have excellent communication skills as well, so I am very comfortable working with new people. Outside tutoring, I like to spend the majority of my time outdoors, whether it's out on a hike, doing something active, or just relaxing. I'm also an amateur computer programmer, and I like to work on small projects in my spare time. Currently...

### Education & Certification

University of Connecticut - Bachelor of Science, Material Science & Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Algebra 2

Elementary School Math

Finite Mathematics

+20 subjects## Helen

Certified Algebra Tutor in Portland, OR

Hi, my name's Helen Liu! I'm currently studying at Stanford University, majoring in either Biology or Science, Technology, and Society. I love helping others and have been a peer tutor for over four years as well as a TA for two math classes. I promise I will work hard with you to achieve your desired score. I'd love to tutor you, so please feel free to contact me! ... Working with students to know why an answer is correct is much better than mindless practice. All students have the ability to understand, but it's up to the teacher to find the method that makes sense.

### Education & Certification

Stanford University - Current Undergrad, Biology, General

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

AP Psychology

SAT

Math

+25 subjects## Peter

Certified Algebra Tutor in Portland, OR

...and I have many years of experience in the education field. I have a B.S. in Physics, and I am working both towards a Masters of Mathematics and a Teaching Certification, which I plan to complete within a years time. I have tutored students from ages 12 to 60 in math (elementary through Algebra, Geometry, Calculus and Graduate Business Statistics), Physics, Biology, Social Studies, Reading, and even Philosophy. I have worked with children and adults...

### Education & Certification

Fairfield University - Bachelor of Science, Physics, Mathematics(minor) Philosophy (minor)

Fairfield University - Masters, Mathematics and Teaching Certification

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

College Algebra

Statistics

Science

+25 subjects