# Award-Winning Math Tutors in Connecticut

## Michael

Certified Math Tutor in Connecticut

...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 students...

### Education & Certification

University of Rochester - Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

SSAT- Middle Level

Science

High School Physics

+64 subjects## Ethan

Certified Math Tutor in Connecticut

...been a private tutor since 2006, working with a range of students from grades 3+ in a variety of subjects from test prep and study skills, to history and government, to mathematics and the sciences. My students have enjoyed understanding concepts through problem solving, emphasizing understanding over rote memorization. Since moving up to the northeast, I have taught multiple levels of mathematics at the university level. I have experience in helping students keep up with...

### Education & Certification

Harvard University - Bachelor in Arts, Environmental Science and Public Policy

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

SAT Reading

Public Speaking

ACT Science

+71 subjects## Patrick

Certified Math Tutor in Connecticut

...a graduate of University of Illinois with a Master's in Entomology (study of insects) and University of Connecticut in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. I've been involved in research of how unnamed species are related to one another using DNA sequencing of genes (called systematics) for my undergraduate and graduate career, and hence I am very strong in biology, genetics, microbiology and ecology. My passion in science lies in the implementation of modern DNA sequencing technology...

### Education & Certification

University of Connecticut - Bachelors, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Masters, Entomology

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

GRE Verbal

Pre-Calculus

Algebra

+29 subjects## Heather

Certified Math Tutor in Connecticut

...a graduate of The College of the Holy Cross where I double majored in English and Music. I am also a graduate of Tufts University where I earned a Master's of Arts in Ethnomusicology. Recently, I became certified to teach English through the Connecticut State Department of Education. As early as college I began tutoring. I have tutored in Math, Music, English as a Second Language, Reading, and Writing. I have tutored while living on...

### Education & Certification

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

Tufts University - Master of Arts, Ethnomusicology

State Certified Teacher

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Other

Spanish 1

English Grammar and Syntax

+15 subjects## Stephanie

Certified Math Tutor in Connecticut

Teaching is my blood; both my mother and grandmother were teachers. There's nothing that makes me happier than that 'aha!' moment - when my student understands something he/she would not have without my help. When my sisters and I came home from our school in the Bronx we had to complete 'Mom's homework' after our own schoolwork as a matter of course. 'Mom's homework' was our way into the best private schools in the...

### Education & Certification

University of Pennsylvania - Bachelor in Arts, English

State Certified Teacher

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Literature

High School English

Elementary Math

+23 subjects## Emily

Certified Math Tutor in Connecticut

...senior at Smith College, where I study mathematics. My past mathematical research has included work with Markov chains, random walks, and combinatorial optimization. I tutored briefly in my freshman year of college, in addition to being a homework grader for calculus classes. For the past two summers, I have worked at Epsilon Camp, which is a summer camp for students who are profoundly gifted in mathematics. My experience there inspired me to start tutoring again....

### Education & Certification

Smith College - Current Undergrad, Mathematics

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

SSAT

Calculus

Trigonometry

+32 subjects## Peter

Certified Math Tutor in Connecticut

...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 have...

### Education & Certification

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

Fairfield University - Masters, Mathematics and Teaching Certification

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Differential Equations

Middle School Math

Calculus

+25 subjects## Jessica

Certified Math Tutor in Connecticut

...my Bachelor of Arts in both Child Development and French from Tufts University. During my time at Tufts, I also taught in Boston-area preschools, supporting early literacy, numeracy, and social skill development through the Jumpstart program. After graduating, I stayed in Boston and tutored 9th-12th graders in a wide range of subjects while earning my teaching license. After that, I taught 3rd and 4th grade where my students earned best in state scores on their...

### 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

Math

Reading

Introduction to Fiction

SSAT- Upper Level

+74 subjects## Robert

Certified Math Tutor in Connecticut

...love most about teaching and tutoring are the students I get to meet and push towards excellence. At the heart of every tutor/student interaction is the relationship built between the tutor and student. Learning requires both trust and understanding. With this as the bedrock, a successful academic relationship occurs organically between educator and student. Every person is unique and different - learning how to use one's unique set of skills to conquer any subject is...

### Education & Certification

University of Connecticut - Bachelors, International Development, Human Rights

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Gifted

Geography

Geometry

+52 subjects## Thomas

Certified Math Tutor in Connecticut

...a recent graduate from Tufts University, graduating last semester - Fall 2013 - as an early graduate. I received my Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, focusing on MEMS systems. Currently and while at Tufts, I have been working for the Center of Engineering Education Outreach Center. I am currently involved in a project helping students from Indonesia learn engineering concepts and fundamentals using LEGOs. I enjoy tutoring students in all levels of mathematics and...

### Education & Certification

Tufts University - Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

SAT Math

SAT Mathematics

Linear Algebra

+33 subjects