# Award-Winning Math Tutors in Bellevue, WA

## Kevin

Certified Math Tutor in Bellevue, WA

...will be returning to the UW to pursue a PharmD degree in 2013. I have been tutoring for six years, both informally and through organizations such as UW and Bellevue College. I like teaching and continue to tutor because I enjoy helping students improve. I believe anyone can learn math and science. I work with my students to help them understand not only how to solve problems, but also the fundamental concepts behind them.

### Education & Certification

University of Washington - Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

SAT Mathematics

Quantitative Reasoning

GRE Quantitative Reasoning

+27 subjects## James

Certified Math Tutor in Bellevue, WA

...to get students to see the fun in physics, making their studies less of a chore and more of an inquisitive process. Whenever it’s sunny and warm enough, my free time is spent rock climbing; I also volunteer with the Seattle Mountaineers as a youth climbing leader. After a winter storm, I can be found on the ski hill, hopefully waist deep in fresh powder. In the city, I am an avid but perpetually disappointed...

### Education & Certification

Whitman College - Bachelor in Arts, Environmental Studies/Politics

Montana State University - Certificate, Post-Bacc Pre-Health

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Literature

SAT Subject Test in Mathematics Level 2

Honors Chemistry

+75 subjects## Eric

Certified Math Tutor in Bellevue, WA

...excel in biology, chemistry, and/or mathematics. Regarding my background, I was a private English and Mathematics tutor at Kumon for 4 years and specialized in creating tailored learning plans for over 100 children aged 3-18. It always fills me with joy when I see one of my students reach that "Aha!" moment and finally understand a difficult concept. Additionally, I was requested to be the Chemistry T. A. by my professor and have gained a...

### Education & Certification

Emory University - Bachelor of Science, Cellular and Molecular Biology

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

ACT Math

Chemistry

Algebra

+7 subjects## Benjamin

Certified Math Tutor in Bellevue, WA

...level at Northern Arizona University, Coconino Community College, and now at Shoreline Community College. I have been tutoring in mathematics since I was in high school. Mathematics is a difficult subject to teach because it is so comprehensive and individual. You cannot solve a problem if there is some underlying logic to the problem that you don't understand. I pride myself in finding out what concepts my students do understand, and building from that foundation...

### Education & Certification

Reed College - Bachelor in Arts, Math

Northern Arizona University - Master of Science, Math

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Algebra 2

Algebra

Arithmetic

+14 subjects## Catherine

Certified Math Tutor in Bellevue, WA

...struggling readers and teach them techniques for making sense of what they're reading. I would describe my tutoring style as rigorous, positive and focused on each individual student and what they need and want to learn to be a successful student in the subject we are working on. Short and long term goals are important to set, as well as learning study skills and work habits that will support their work in any subject area.

### Education & Certification

California State University, East Bay - Bachelor in Arts, Liberal Studies, Biological Sciences

Holy Names University - Unknown, Teaching Certifications

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Science

Other

High School Chemistry

+24 subjects## Nikki

Certified Math Tutor in Bellevue, WA

...and the Bill Nye show. I majored in Neuroscience and Behavior in college, so I learned a lot about Biology and Psychology, and I plan on getting a Master's in Bioengineering. I spent two years serving with the Peace Corps in Peru, where I learned to speak Spanish, build stoves out of adobe, and a lot about life in rural communities. In my spare time I enjoy playing harp and guitar, learning new languages, and...

### Education & Certification

Vassar College - Bachelor in Arts, Neuroscience and Behavior

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

High School Physics

SSAT

Psychology

+46 subjects## Tien

Certified Math Tutor in Bellevue, WA

...which is the study of knowledge, and am very intent on streamlining studying skills. I can definitely teach subject matter in the short term, but I'm also looking to teach people how to learn effectively in the long run. My sessions involve a lot of "think about this idea in this way, so that you'll be able to apply the same reasoning when you look at this new thing." I am a firm believer in...

### Education & Certification

University of Miami - Bachelors, Chemistry, Mathematics

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Test Prep

Microbiology

Arithmetic

+39 subjects## Mary

Certified Math Tutor in Bellevue, WA

...giving lectures, I like to see students work out problems on their own as much as possible before I jump in to offer advice. After all, my job is to help students with their specific problems not to teach the entire subject to a classroom of people. I also fond of simple "tricks" to attacking difficult problems. As a frequent timed test-taker, I am adamant good time-management and that is reflected in my teaching style....

### Education & Certification

University of Washington - Bachelor of Science, Cellular, Molecular, Developmental Biology

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

College English

MCAT Chemical and Physical Foundations of Biological Systems

Algebra

+29 subjects## Suzanne

Certified Math Tutor in Bellevue, WA

...Edmonds and Mukilteo school districts working with students Kindergarten through fourth grade. I enjoy helping children understand things. I believe my job as a tutor is to investigate what is going on that may be causing the student to not move forward and then to find a new way of looking at it instead of just regurgitating what was done at school and assuming it will work. You can be sure that I will work...

### Education & Certification

Seattle Pacific University - Bachelors, Language Arts

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

English Grammar and Syntax

Writing

English

+11 subjects## JJ

Certified Math Tutor in Bellevue, WA

...I'm very good with all levels of students, from elementary school up to college and beyond. I am very patient and understanding by nature, and have a knack for getting to the root of any problem in order to help students understand it themselves. I am not interested in simply just giving you the correct answer. My ultimate goal is to help you develop a deeper, more solid foundation for the subject so you can...

### Education & Certification

University of Washington - Bachelor in Arts, Mathematics

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Summer

Algebra

Algebra 3/4

+38 subjects