## Bayley: Seattle Math tutor

Certified Math Tutor in Seattle, WA

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Seattle University - Bachelors, Mathematics and Cell and Molecular Biology

## Adam: Seattle Math tutor

Certified Math Tutor in Seattle, WA

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University of Cincinnati-Main Campus - Bachelors, Sociology

## Ibreez: Seattle Math tutor

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University of Pennsylvania - Bachelor of Economics, Business Administration and Management

## Amelia: Seattle Math tutor

Certified Math Tutor in Seattle, WA

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Saint Louis University-Main Campus - Bachelors, Exercise Science

Saint Louis University-Main Campus - Current Grad Student, Athletic Training

## Kevin: Seattle Math tutor

Certified Math Tutor in Seattle, WA

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University of Washington - Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering

## Juul: Seattle Math tutor

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Eastern Washington University - Unknown, Secondary Education - Math

State Certified Teacher

## Kriya: Seattle Math tutor

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University of California-Berkeley - Bachelors, South and Southeast Asian Studies

## Katie: Seattle Math tutor

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University of Pennsylvania - Bachelors, International Relations, Minors in Spanish and Creative Writing

University of Washington-Seattle Campus - Current Grad Student, Social Work

## Rachel: Seattle Math tutor

Certified Math Tutor in Seattle, WA

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University of Washington-Seattle Campus - Bachelors, General Biology

## Suzanne: Seattle Math tutor

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Brigham Young University-Provo - Bachelors, Pre-Physical Therapy

Georgian Court University - Masters, Education

## Josh: Seattle Math tutor

Certified Math Tutor in Seattle, WA

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Stanford University - Bachelor in Arts, Music, Concentration in Composition

University of Washington-Seattle Campus - Masters, Music Composition

## Paul: Seattle Math tutor

Certified Math Tutor in Seattle, WA

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University of Vermont - Bachelor of Science, Mathematics

## Brian: Seattle Math tutor

Certified Math Tutor in Seattle, WA

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University of Washington-Seattle Campus - Bachelor in Arts, Mathematics

University of Washington-Seattle Campus - Masters in Education, High School Teaching

## Katy: Seattle Math tutor

Certified Math Tutor in Seattle, WA

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Lewis & Clark College - Bachelors, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

## Brendon: Seattle Math tutor

Certified Math Tutor in Seattle, WA

Hello! My name is Brendon Davis and I am a student at the University of Washington. I am studying molecular biology and I hope to some day do research on diseases. Learning is a passion of mine, and I love to share understanding and ideas through tutoring!... When I both learn and teach, my goal is to make connections between various subjects and one's own experiences. By sewing a thread through various concepts and into other...

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University of Washington-Seattle Campus - Current Undergrad, Biology (Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental)

## Justin: Seattle Math tutor

Certified Math Tutor in Seattle, WA

...this math stuff." I love to watch their faces when I say that I used to hate math and actually failed Algebra 2 in high school. I never "got good" at math. I put in the right amount of effort to understand the material. That is the most important lesson that I teach. After getting an A.S. from SPSCC, I went on to major in biochemistry at the University of Washington, Seattle. At the end...

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University of Washington-Seattle Campus - Bachelor of Science, Mathematics

University of Washington-Seattle Campus - PHD, Applied Mathematics

## Ary: Seattle Math tutor

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Oberlin College - Bachelor in Arts, English and Comparative American Studies

## Michelle : Seattle Math tutor

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Union College - Bachelor of Science, Mathematics Education

Walls Walla University - Master of Arts Teaching, Curriculum & Instruction

State Certified Teacher

## Emily: Seattle Math tutor

Certified Math Tutor in Seattle, WA

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Western Governors University - Current Undergrad, Elementary Education

## Catherine: Seattle Math tutor

Certified Math Tutor in Seattle, WA

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

Holy Names University - Unknown, Teaching Certifications

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