# Award-Winning College Algebra Tutors

Elena ...and technology and a minor in math. I am currently working on completing my applications for graduate programs and hope to work in either the legal or public policy fields. Through school I always excelled at math, research and essay writing. I was in academic honors programs starting in high school and continuing through college. I always learned best by teaching others and so spent much of my time in college as a sort of...

University of California-Irvine - Bachelor in Arts, History

Kristin ...Math has always been my favorite subject and I have had experience with long-term substitute positions teaching Algebra 2 and Trigonometry. I have been a high school substitute teacher since March of 2012, but am also comfortable tutoring middle school and elementary school math. I know mathematics is not every student's favorite subject so I like to relate the subject to something the student enjoys. I can relate to almost all students in one way...

University of Georgia - Bachelor of Science, Sports Managment

State Certified Teacher

Amy ...and test prep. I want to help students learn math because I think math is something they can carry through the rest of their lives. With strong understanding and confidence in math, so many more opportunities become accessible. I have always enjoyed math, and would love an opportunity to help students grow and reach their full potential. It is important to help students feel comfortable with their skills, and to teach them how to apply...

University of Miami - Bachelors, Biomedical Engineering

Molly ...time management and study skills in order to be successful. As such, one of my goals as a tutor is to impart organization and planning skills in my students so that they can have a less stressful and more productive academic experience. Though, most importantly, I believe there is an avid learner in everyone, and as I tutor I hope to help people find approaches to learning that work best for them so that they...

Oberlin College - Bachelor in Arts, Biochemistry and Neuroscience

Lory ...math, we will keep working until we find a way so you feel comfortable. I also tutor ACT. As a high school student, my score increased by 6 points, so I am eager to help others do the same. I see the test as a game, and you just need to learn the rules, making it possible for everyone to improve. In my free-time, I love being active. I play in several adult sports leagues...

Northwestern University - Bachelor in Arts, Social Policy

Jeffrey ...mathematics and science. In addition to my formal education, I have obtained a wealth of real-world experience that can benefit technically-minded students prepare for careers in science and engineering. As a Tau Beta Pi graduate from an Ivy League university, I recognize that hard work and devotion to your studies will allow you to achieve your goals. I will work with each student to set appropriate learning targets whether s/he is looking to supplement school...

Cornell University - Bachelor of Science, Applied and Engineering Physics

Cornell University - Masters, Engineering Physics

Anna ...to Florida recently and I am eager to combine my newly acquired mastery of the science in subjects like organic chemistry, general chemistry, and genetics with my teaching background to help students excel in school. I have a teaching license and have worked with students of all ages; second grade through college! I believe that teachers have a profound impact on students opinions towards the subjects that they teach. Many of my former students came...

University of California-Los Angeles - Bachelor in Arts, Psychology

Georgetown University - Certificate, Pre-Medical Studies

Tracy ...I am well equipped to tutor a student in any high school math course, as well as assist in standardized test preparation. I believe that an emphasis on understanding rather than memorization is key to a student's success in math. I help students build confidence by breaking topics down and slowly increasing the level of difficulty as the student is ready. Everyone can succeed in mathematics, no matter how poorly they may have done with...

University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus - Bachelor of Science, Mathematics

New York University - Master of Arts, Mathematics Education

Katy ...comprehend a topic the first time it is broached. I work with students to help them determine the learning style that works best for them. I have never been a fan of memorizing facts, so whenever possible I like to tackle concepts in a manner that will explain the “why.” In my own learning I find I can grasp issues better by breaking them up into small, manageable steps and concepts, so this is what...

Lewis & Clark College - Bachelors, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Justin ...grade-level studies in math, science, the humanities and foreign languages. Students at top high schools like Stuyvesant and Brooklyn Tech are especially engaging to work with due to the challenging nature of the material and the lively mind of the student. In addition to my own tutoring practice, I've also been director of a non-profit tutoring center. Under my administration we tracked students' scores and attained the highest average grade increase in the program's history....

University of Florida - Bachelor of Science, Journalism, English Minor

Graduate Center at CUNY - Master of Science, Computational Linguistics