# Award-Winning Algebra Tutors in Thornton, CO

## Kristen

Certified Algebra Tutor in Thornton, CO

...As a tutor, I believe in allowing the student to explain the problem and the potential solution. I serve as the guide that assits the student to get to the correct answer. Outside of tutoring, I love spending as much time as possible with friends and family. We make lots of trips up to the cabin, go to sporting events and shows downtown, and spend as much time outside as we can!

### Education & Certification

Gustavus Adolphus College - Bachelor in Arts, Mathematics Honors

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Algebra 2

AP Calculus AB

Pre-Calculus

+15 subjects## Kari

Certified Algebra Tutor in Thornton, CO

...have always been two of my favorite subjects (and yes, math can be fun), and I am excited to get back to teaching in these areas. I think everyone has a unique learning style, so I like to get to know each student to determine how to work with and build upon his or her strengths. I have worked with all ages and backgrounds and, at the end of the day, find that the best...

### Education & Certification

University of Virginia-Main Campus - Bachelor in Arts, Economics

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Calculus 2

Calculus

SAT

+30 subjects## Jose

Certified Algebra Tutor in Thornton, CO

...my academic career studying Engineering at Universidad Simon Bolivar, and I continued on to pursue my PhD in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan. Here, I worked with peers and a corporation to develop new laboratory techniques. I have a passion for both technical work and communication, which is where my love of tutoring comes in. I like to work with students, figure out where they are coming from, and offer more than one...

### Education & Certification

Universidad Simon Bolivar - Bachelors, Mechanical Engineer

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor - PHD, Mechanical Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Physics

Calculus

Calculus 3

+11 subjects## Josie

Certified Algebra Tutor in Thornton, CO

...Even though I can tutor a variety of subjects (Algebra 1/2, Geometry, Physics, and Chemistry), I am most passionate about Algebra 1 and Physics. I love teaching Algebra 1 because it is the firm foundation of anything higher in math. If you struggle with it, the rest your math career will be a struggle. It is the best feeling when my students finally have that 'ah-ha' moment and understand how to manipulate an equation. Physics...

### Education & Certification

Eastern Washington University - Unknown, Physics Education

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

AP Physics 2: Electricity and Magnetism

AP Physics 1

Other

+17 subjects## Megan

Certified Algebra Tutor in Thornton, CO

...school students since I was a freshman in college. While I tutor a variety of subjects, including test preparation, I have a secret love for math. For me, working with students towards that "ah-ha" moment of solving a problem or understanding a formula is both fun and rewarding. I also enjoy sharing my knowledge of psychology and discussing complex concepts with students. Outside of academia, I am an adventurer in many ways; I spend my...

### Education & Certification

George Washington University - Bachelor in Arts, Psychology, math, communications

Smith College School for Social Work - Master of Social Work, Social Work

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Study Skills and Organization

Algebra 2

Trigonometry

+28 subjects## Brad

Certified Algebra Tutor in Thornton, CO

I received my Bachelor's in Computer Science from MIT, and am passionate about helping others! Learning has always come easy to me, and it's something I want to pass on to those around me. I was also the Valedictorian of my high school in colorado and was a top10 all-purpose football player at MIT. Everybody learns differently, and I want to help you achieve your goals!

### Education & Certification

Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Bachelors, Computer Science and Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

SAT Math

College Computer Science

High School Computer Science

+25 subjects## Sandy

Certified Algebra Tutor in Thornton, CO

...I also enjoy tutoring writing and language to ESL students. My favorite tutoring subjects are those in which the student makes the most progress, and gains confidence. When tutoring a student, it is most important to develop a strong rapport at the onset of the relationship. Once trust is established, I use positive reinforcement in many forms, to keep the student focused and gratified. My relationship with the adult supervisor is crucial, so that during...

### Education & Certification

Boston University - Bachelor of Science, Elementary Education

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Geography

Anatomy

Social studies

+35 subjects## Hayley

Certified Algebra Tutor in Thornton, CO

...build a solid foundation and natural curiosity that drives the learner towards enduring understandings. I have worked with students ages 5-16 and taught both lower elementary and middle school. My academic passions include science, American history, government, and literacy instruction. I've directed a literacy tutoring center for struggling beginning readers and am passionate about teaching reading skills at all age levels. Additionally, I have experience with successful testing on the SAT, ACT, AP, and SAT...

### Education & Certification

College of William and Mary - Bachelor in Arts, Public Policy, Environmental Studies

University of Colorado Denver - Master of Arts, Curriculum and Instruction

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Math

English

SAT Subject Test in United States History

+46 subjects## Seth

Certified Algebra Tutor in Thornton, CO

...all judgments about students and work with them so that we can find the best way to help them learn. I have worked as a tutor in middle school and high school classrooms in Greeley while I was a student at the University of Northern Colorado. While there, I worked with the district's AVID program, which emphasizes small-group, Socratic-style, tutorial sessions to help its students develop necessary critical thinking skills in addition to simply understanding...

### Education & Certification

Metropolitan State College of Denver - Current Undergrad, Mathematics - Secondary Education

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

High School English

Algebra 3/4

Middle School Writing

+35 subjects## Michelle

Certified Algebra Tutor in Thornton, CO

...for tutoring in math and science courses, as well as beginner spanish and ACT prep. In my tutoring experience, I have primarily worked with high school students in science and math courses, and have really enjoyed the opportunity to encourage enthusiasm for their classes during these sessions. I work to help my students understand the material at a conceptual level so that they can build upon what they have learned in the future, and also...

### Education & Certification

Trinity University - Bachelor of Science, Biology, General

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Arithmetic

ACT Math

Conversational Spanish

+33 subjects