Award-Winning Pre-Calculus Tutors in Leoni Township, MI
Alexander ...future classes by teaching them the tools, tips, tricks, and techniques necessary for efficient learning. Many students believe that the only way to get good grades is to spend countless hours hitting the books; although, it is important to spend a good amount of time studying; more time does not always lead to better grades...
University of Michigan-Dearborn - BA, Philosophy
University of Michigan-Dearborn - MS, Teaching with major in Chemistry and minor in Physics
Jon I have a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics. I have been tutoring for the past 10 years.... I believe that a passion for learning is contagious, and a joy in teaching encourages participation and engagement in learning.... Tutoring is more private and personal, hence I spend time building mutual trust and confidence. It is essential to identify why the student seeks tutoring, what they expect from tutoring, and how much time and effort they are willing to spend. Next, we will prioritize objectives and develop a game-plan together. Lastly, I want to dive into the material and give the student something immediately useful after their first meeting.
Tennessee Technological University - Bachelors, Mathematics
Juanita ...a relationship with my students that makes them feel comfortable so that they can ask the questions they need ot ask in order to become a better student. Lots of students have anxiety, and I specialize in alleviating anxiety in order to help students to be at their best for the big test!... My teaching philosophy is that all students are capable of learning if the instruction is brought down to their level. I'm here to make you an independent learner and get you to think about your thinking, not to make you reliable on me for everything. Asking questions is the best way to learn and to teach.
University of Michigan-Flint - Bachelors, Elementary Education, Math
Eastern Michigan University - Masters, Applied Statistics
Alec ...with a lot of patience, and I have experience tutoring peers from my high school, as well as my younger sister. I love helping people understand new concepts and I strive to make material interesting to students, as I believe a vested interest in material can drastically improve a student's understanding and performance.... Be patient with students, and provide them with opportunities to master material on their own
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor - Current Undergrad, Chemical Engineering
Stephanie ...tutoring process. I will be attending graduate school in the fall to pursue a Masters in Public Health. The college and graduate school admission processes have given me a deep familiarity with academic entrance exams. In particular, I am very familiar with the logic and reasoning of the ACT, and I am excited to share...
University of California-Davis - Bachelors, Microbiology
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor - Masters, Public Health
Michael ...AP Statistics, Algebra II, Pre-Calc, and Trigonometry. I received my BS degree from Ferris State University and achieved a Masters Equivalent from Eastern Michigan University. As education has changed, so has my teaching philosophy. I view myself as a source, as opposed to the source of information. I try to get my students to not...
Ferris State University - BS, Mathematics
Eastern Michigan University - MS equivalent, Education
Carla ...instructor understands exactly what students need. I allow students to try problems on their own with the use of notes, textbooks, and/or online research first. This allows me to see what exactly they need assistance with. I want students to understand that it is okay to make mistakes because them making a mistake helps me...
Wayne State University - BA, Mathematics
Michelle ...Then we complete a variety of practice problems to familiarize the student with the format of the exam and the common tricky situations. I earned a PhD in biomedical engineering from The University of Michigan in 2013. I have since started a nonprofit organization which focuses on developing low-cost sustainable agriculture practices.... Practice leads to mastery.
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor - Bachelors, Biomedical Engineering
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor - PhD, Biomedical Engineering
Nikki I am a senior in the Mechanical Engineering Department at Eastern Michigan University, and I have been tutoring for about five years, from middle school to early college age students. My hobbies are painting/drawing, playing piano and guitar, and playing with my pet rats and my cat! ... I strive to work with every one of my students to build on their knowledge of topics, so that they have a full understanding of whatever subject we are working on. I use various teaching methods to ensure that my students learn the subject completely.
Eastern Michigan University - Current Undergrad, Mechanical Engineering
Kamahl ...can remember. My mother being a French teacher, it was no surprise that I enjoyed teaching growing up. My career goal is getting my PhD after acquiring some years of experience and becoming a University faculty. To deepen my knowledge in the education industry, I actively started pursuing learning opportunities in these areas. I worked...
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor - Bachelors, Industrial & Operations Engineer
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor - Masters, Industrial & Operations Engineer