# Award-Winning Algebra Tutors in Washington

## Ellen

Certified Algebra Tutor in Washington

...and love seeing the look of satisfaction when a student solves that difficult integral. When tutoring, my approach is to work with the student to first understand the problem and then to logically think through the process of solving it, thereby more fully learning the material. I am a big fan of drawing graphs and figures to understand a problem. In addition to working with numbers, I love the outdoors and enjoy backpacking, hiking, and...

### Education & Certification

Valparaiso University - Bachelors, Civil Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

AP Calculus AB

College Algebra

Middle School Math

+29 subjects## Merigan

Certified Algebra Tutor in Washington

...to go into. Coming from a large family, I spent many a family gathering helping my younger cousins—from ages 5 to 22—with their math homework. I've worked closely with kids, teens, and college students in several capacities: as a Big Sister, an advisor to a youth Venturing Crew, a technical director for high-school theater productions, and a Resident Advisor (RA) to college freshmen. Originally from the Philadelphia area, I only recently moved to Los Angeles...

### Education & Certification

Washington University in St Louis - Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

GRE Quantitative

College Algebra

Calculus

+14 subjects## Jessica

Certified Algebra Tutor in Washington

...minds and it is fantastic. I have taught in middle school, high school and college settings. Classes taught have varied through the years, including Physical Science, Algebra I, Algebra II, Physics, Chemistry, and Bible. I believe the key to tutoring is in understanding the student. Each of us learns and communicates differently. For the student to succeed, the tutor must learn how the student thinks, teach to the student's learning style and develop the student's...

### Education & Certification

University of North Alabama - Bachelor of Science, Math, Physics

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Geometry

Test Prep

Math

+18 subjects## Stanton

Certified Algebra Tutor in Washington

...the nature of people to accomplish and push beyond acceptance. An individual must have the drive and will to work and push beyond the fears of failure. Individuals who embrace their failures and are willing to change their accepted surroundings are those who learn. Learning is the essential component to attaining knowledge and intelligence. It is possible to lie and be perceived as smart. It is not possible to lie and embody knowledge. I want...

### Education & Certification

University of Arizona - Current Undergrad, Biosystems Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Arithmetic

Differential Equations

Middle School Math

+19 subjects## Travis

Certified Algebra Tutor in Washington

...at putting things into terms that allow my students to better understand their course material. I believe that my tutoring methods are effective because I encourage students to learn the entire process behind what I teach them, so that they can carry those skills that they learn on to the next level. I also employ a method of questioning students and helping them to come to realizations on their own with small pushes and hints...

### Education & Certification

Arizona State University - Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering

Arizona State University - Masters, Civil Engineering-Structural

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Math

SAT

Arithmetic

+18 subjects## Deanna

Certified Algebra Tutor in Washington

...to his or her character. In order to achieve a productive relationship with my students, I believe that the education process requires a balance of hard work, organization, and fun. This dynamic ratio ensures a low-stress, yet valuable learning environment for both the students and myself. Personally, my educational experiences have been coupled with drawing, biking, and participation in NCAA division III women’s lacrosse. Being active on a physical basis has definitely created a durable...

### Education & Certification

SUNY Geneseo - Bachelor of Science, Biology/Biomathematics

St. John's University - Master of Science, Biological and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Physics

College Algebra

SAT

+25 subjects## Avni

Certified Algebra Tutor in Washington

...writing and algebra. Both are things that can appear complicated and difficult, but often there is only one stumbling block that a student is having a problem with. Once you isolate the issue, everything becomes simple! My tutoring style is to talk and work through a lot of practice problems together. When the student feels comfortable tackling some practice problems on their own, I know they've mastered the concept. I'm also a great listener; if...

### Education & Certification

Case Western Reserve University - Bachelor in Arts, Biology and Cognitive Science (minor in French)

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

SAT Math

Fiction Writing

PSAT Critical Reading

+102 subjects## Ava

Certified Algebra Tutor in Washington

...I served as President of my A Cappella group and I am very passionate about the theater arts. Since graduation, I have worked closely with students. This summer, I taught an intensive SAT Math class. As someone who has taken a lot of standardized tests, I understand how important they are and the means necessary to succeed. As a Tutor, I serve not only as a Teacher, Mentor, and motivator but, also as a cheerleader....

### Education & Certification

University of Chicago - Bachelor in Arts, History

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

SAT

ISEE

SAT Writing and Language

+40 subjects## Sophia

Certified Algebra Tutor in Washington

...me in an hour than they do in an entire week of school! When I teach, I strive to let my students know that they are in a safe place where no question is too insignificant to ask while simultaneously encouraging them to be active participants in the sessions so that they can better retain the material we cover and better analyze problems or questions for improved success! Some of my favorite activities outside of...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Berkeley - Bachelors, Chemistry; Molecular Cell Biology

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Chemistry

Violin

Conversational French

+44 subjects## Brian

Certified Algebra Tutor in Washington

...among the most rewarding of my college experience. Since graduating, I have continued to tutor students as a volunteer with several non-profit groups. As a result, I have worked with students across a wide range of ages, skill levels, and backgrounds. The feedback I hear most from students is that I am very patient with them, especially when it comes to working through difficult concepts. I strive to create a friendly and supportive dynamic with...

### Education & Certification

University of Pennsylvania - Bachelors, Mathematics

University of Pennsylvania - Masters, Finance

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Algebra 2

Middle School Math

Test Prep

+10 subjects