# Award-Winning Elementary Math Tutors in Portland, OR

## Jessica

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Portland, OR

...4th grade where my students earned best in state scores on their end of year state test. In fact, my students in my final year of teaching were ranked #1 and #2 in the state of Massachusetts on their Math and ELA state tests, respectively. In addition to teaching, I have spent the last 1.5 years working on ELA curriculum design and teacher development for a network of schools in NYC and CT. I am...

### Education & Certification

Tufts University - Bachelor in Arts, Child Development, French

Simmons School of Library and Information Science - Masters, Children's Literature, Library and Information Science

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

8th Grade Writing

English

SSAT- Middle Level

+74 subjects## Peter

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Portland, OR

...background is in Physics and Mathematics 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...

### Education & Certification

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

Fairfield University - Masters, Mathematics and Teaching Certification

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

Math

Calculus 2

Arithmetic

+25 subjects## Tamu

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Portland, OR

...have worked as a Speech and Language Therapy assistant for over 15 years. Throughout this time I have worked with both regular and special needs children in helping them improve their communication needs. This includes social language as well as verbal and written language. I have also tutored students in basic math such as arithmetic and algebra. I have a love for languages. I am an American Sign Lanuage interpreter and I speak conversational French....

### Education & Certification

Temple University - Bachelors, Speech, Language & Hearing

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

Special Education

Phonics

French

+33 subjects## Michael

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Portland, OR

...am a member of the University 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...

### Education & Certification

University of Rochester - Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

SAT Subject Tests

SAT Subject Test in Mathematics Level 2

Pre-Calculus

+64 subjects## Neetu

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Portland, OR

...evaluate that first, and then based on that I provide support, guidance, advice and encouragement to students on issues regarding their progress in education. I am very consistent and patient with my students. As a tutor, my strength lies in supporting, motivating and encouraging students along with teaching them the importance of discipline and staying focused on studies. I have noticed that for some students, the actual problem is not the subject/curriculum, but that they...

### 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

Elementary Math

ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra

SSAT- Middle Level

Geometry

+10 subjects## Karla

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Portland, OR

...teaching experience ranges from mentoring children ages 3-5 years old in developing their language and literacy skills, to tutoring college students who are tackling tough Chemistry topics, and all ages in between. Not every student learns the same way, so I introduce material in different ways until it becomes relatable to the student. Enthusiasm and encouragement are important in order to keep students engaged and interested, and these are the tools I use to teach...

### Education & Certification

DePaul University - Bachelor of Science, Chemistry

DePaul University - Master of Science, Chemistry

State Certified Teacher

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

Physical Chemistry

Middle School Math

Math

+7 subjects## Puja

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Portland, OR

...career path, ace an in-class exam, or prepare for a grueling standardized test, is to instill self-confidence in them. I try to not only help them develop lifelong critical-thinking skills, but also urge them to assertively believe in their personal abilities. If students dedicate themselves fully to the task at hand and have the genuine desire to succeed, then I think they can accomplish almost anything. During my junior and senior year at Michigan, I...

### Education & Certification

University of Michigan - Bachelor of Science, Neuroscience

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

Pre-Calculus

Physical Chemistry

Social Sciences

+33 subjects## Mohamad

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Portland, OR

...I would help the students there 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...

### Education & Certification

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

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

Test Prep

Differential Equations

Finite Mathematics

+20 subjects## Landon

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Portland, OR

...embarrassed to ask for help. Thankfully, I had wonderful teachers, mentors, and tutors along the way that helped me master the strategies and techniques that worked best for my studies and inspired me to love learning. I became increasingly confident throughout the years, eventually earning a spot at my dream college and currently pursuing a career that I'm truly passionate about. I now wish to pay it forward and be a positive influence for the...

### Education & Certification

The University of Texas at Austin - Bachelors, Public Relations and Government

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

Expository Writing

Developmental Algebra

ISEE- Middle Level

+166 subjects## Heather

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Portland, OR

...a Second Language, Reading, and Writing. I have tutored while living on both coasts as well as while living in South America. I love working one-on-one with students, meeting the challenges of discovering what strategies work best with each student. I regularly use Howard Gardner's Theory of Multiple Intelligences as a touchstone for the work I do with students, incorporating visual, musical, and kinesthetic strategies into my teaching. I love watching my students learn, develop,...

### Education & Certification

College of the Holy Cross - Bachelor in Arts, English, Music

Tufts University - Master of Arts, Ethnomusicology

State Certified Teacher

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

Spanish 1

High School English

Study Skills and Organization

+15 subjects