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**Can also tutor:** Competition Math, Differential Equations, IB Mathematical Studies SL and 88 more subjects.

- New York University - Bachelor of Science, Global Public Health & Chemistry

- SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1520
- SAT Math: 720
- SAT Verbal: 700

...candidate in clinical psychology, but I have been tutoring ever since I was in elementary school. Because not everyone learns the same way, I feel that it is easy for students to miss certain tidbits or whole subjects in the classroom, and it can quickly feel like it is too late to catch up. My goal is to work together to pick up the pieces that were lost or are close, but not quite there:... Read more

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- George Washington University - Bachelor in Arts, Psychology
- Roosevelt University - PHD, Clinical Psychology

- ACT Composite: 34
- ACT English: 35
- ACT Math: 33

...student at Brown University, preparing to major in philosophy and cognitive neuroscience. In my free time, I enjoy listening to and performing music, reading, soccer, surfing the web, and traveling. In terms of experience, I've worked publicly at my high-school for an after-school program, tutoring subjects from Spanish literature and English grammar to organic chemistry and calculus. Similarly, I've worked as a private tutor in SAT prep, AP test prep, and French, as the latter... Read more

**Can also tutor:** AP Calculus AB, Trigonometry, Elementary Math and 99 more subjects.

- Brown University - Bachelor in Arts, Philosophy

- ACT Composite: 33
- ACT English: 35
- ACT Math: 34

...in mathematics from Temple University, and I am passionate about math. In fact, to say I am passionate is something of an understatement. Math is the most beautiful thing in the universe, and I want open everybody's eyes to this deep and wonderful truth. Math is something to be enjoyed. I believe that while knowing the formulas and procedures is important, memorizing mathematical formulas without appreciating the concepts is akin to memorizing the lines of... Read more

**Can also tutor:** AP Calculus AB, Multivariable Calculus, Probability and 20 more subjects.

- Temple University - Bachelor of Science, Mathematics

...elementary teacher through Teach For America, and I've passed all of my elementary certification exams, while working on finishing my teacher license this academic year from calumet college, St. Joseph. My undergraduate degree is in Economics from the University of Chicago, and I did a lot of statistics, too! I like having kids how to read, write, and do math. Because I loved doing those in school, and I'll be teaching that this up coming... Read more

**Can also tutor:** Algebra 3/4, AP Calculus AB, Elementary Math and 56 more subjects.

- The University of Chicago - Bachelor in Arts, Economics

- SAT Verbal: 740
- SAT Writing: 710

...and I am from Denver, Colorado, and I am a recent graduate from Washington University in St. Louis with a degree in Biomedical Engineering. My engineering coursework in college let me explore many different fields of study, an asset that gives me strong basis for tutoring a wide variety of subjects. I am a very active individual, and I am highly curious about everything. I always want to try new things, and I am driven... Read more

**Can also tutor:** Multivariable Calculus, IB Mathematics: Applications and Interpretation, Differential Equations and 73 more subjects.

- Washington University in St Louis - Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Engineering

- ACT Composite: 35
- ACT English: 36
- ACT Math: 35

...teaching experience in a variety of roles from principal instructor of college math classes to one-on-one mentoring with high school students. I am passionate about social justice, novel mathematics education, and increasing diversity in STEM majors and careers. Currently, I am working on a thesis in discrete geometry and combinatorics, as well as doing research for UCSF where I design machine vision software. I am well positioned to motivate and justify nearly every aspect of... Read more

**Can also tutor:** Calculus 2, AP Calculus BC, Algebra 2 and 38 more subjects.

- SFSU - Bachelors, Philosophy/Mathematics
- SFSU - Masters, Mathematics

- GRE Quantitative: 168
- GRE Verbal: 168

...the University of Notre Dame with a bachelor???s degree in Chemical Engineering and a concentration in Biomolecular Engineering. I held a wide range of tutoring positions during my undergraduate experience including: an English Literacy tutor for grammar school students, an SAT Math instructor, and a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) tutor for college students. I believe my strongest subject to tutor is Standardized Test Prep (SAT, ACT, and GRE). Performing well on these tests... Read more

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- University of Notre Dame - Bachelors, Chemical and Biomolecular

...important aspect of my life. I have always taken my studies pretty seriously, but I took a greater interest in them during high school. I attended a private school where I was given the opportunity to discover a large range of topics I had never thought about pursuing, such as engineering and biomedical sciences. In college, I earned my Bachelor of Arts degree in Linguistics, while minoring in Arabic and gaining a certificate in Middle... Read more

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- University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee - Bachelors, Linguistics
- University of Chicago - Current Grad Student, Middle Eastern Studies

- ACT Reading: 34
- ACT Science: 32

...student at The University of Chicago majoring in Economics. I recently completed all of my coursework and am now filling my time with the activities I most enjoy. One of these activities is teaching. At the beginning of this academic year, I joined an organization on campus that teaches juniors and seniors at a local high school about community engagement through the lens of philanthropy. Through this, I have the unique opportunity to empower students... Read more

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- University of Chicago - Bachelor in Arts, Economics

- SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1520
- SAT Math: 740
- SAT Verbal: 700

...want to learn and that one of the largest reason students begin to struggle in a class is because they have fallen behind in some way and therefore lost confidence. My main goal as a tutor will be to restore their confidence in the subject by providing complete understanding of concepts as well as preparing them for the most complex examples so that they will not be caught off guard in the class. I also... Read more

**Can also tutor:** Geometry, IB Mathematics: Analysis and Approaches, Pre-Algebra and 43 more subjects.

- University of South Florida-Main Campus - Current Undergrad, Biomedical Sciences

- ACT Math: 32
- ACT Reading: 31
- SAT Verbal: 740

...I am a scientist and PhD student at Arizona State University studying Evolutionary Biology. My main interests are the evolution and mechanical properties of the insect exoskeleton. I also earned my Master's Degree in Biology at ASU, and I described 10 species of weevil (snout beetle) that were completely new to science. As part of my degree program, I have taught several different science classes. One of my favorite parts of being a doctoral student... Read more

**Can also tutor:** IB Mathematics SL, Algebra, Geometry and 29 more subjects.

- University of Florida - Bachelors, Entomology and Nematology
- Arizona State University - Masters, Biology, General

- GRE: 331
- GRE Quantitative: 161
- GRE Verbal: 165

...be given the opportunity to tutor students. It was my first exposure to education (from the educators side) back when I was in college, working with students at a local high school. First with them, and also my friends, I noticed that I really enjoyed helping people understand something they were struggling with. Thats why I hope to tutor as many students as I can handle. The thing I enjoy most about teaching is the... Read more

**Can also tutor:** Algebra 2, Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra and 56 more subjects.

- Georgetown University - Unknown, International History
- Valparaiso University - Masters in Education, Education

- SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1560
- SAT Math: 770
- SAT Verbal: 800

...high school mathematics teacher. I graduated from the University of Richmond majoring in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing Analytics and a minor in Mathematics. I have worked with kids of all ages, ranging from elementary school to college students through various subjects. I have also worked extensively with special needs children, doing everything from teaching special education to one-on-one in-home mentoring. Through my experiences, I have continued to carry my passion for working... Read more

**Can also tutor:** Statistics, Grade 9 Mathematics, 8th Grade Math and 211 more subjects.

- University of Richmond - Current Undergrad, Business Administration and Management

- ACT Math: 33
- ACT Science: 34
- SAT Math: 770

...Mathematics degree and I am seeking fellowship as an actuary. I have always enjoyed helping my peers in classes with unclear teaching methods, which led me to tutor at a young age in my K-12 school, then in college. The cumulative nature of math poses challenges to many students, and I like to find ways to connect the dots to help my students have a better grasp of difficult concepts. While I have tutored a... Read more

**Can also tutor:** 8th Grade Math, Algebra 2, 9th Grade Math and 38 more subjects.

- University of Minnesota-Twin Cities - Bachelors, Mathematics with Actuarial Science Specialization

- SAT Math: 770

...Rutgers University with a major in Industrial Engineering and a minor in Music. I taught SAT classes though the university yielding 100+ point improvements in just a few months. I also worked at Kumon, teaching students (~3 to 7 years old) in Math and Reading. Additionally, my teaching experience includes coaching Little League softball to the 10-and-under age group, and I was told that I was able to relate and interact well with the players.... Read more

**Can also tutor:** Elementary Math, Statistics, Statistics Graduate Level and 96 more subjects.

- Rutgers University-New Brunswick - Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering

- SAT Math: 770
- SAT Writing: 730

...and test preparation. Math and Physics are some of my greatest passions, so I have absolutely loved my experience as a math tutor. I am invested in each of my students' success and work hard to help them succeed. Consequently, each of my past tutoring clients has seen significant improvement. I am a big believer in catering to students' learning styles. I pay attention to whether they are an audio, visual, or kinesthetic learner, and... Read more

**Can also tutor:** Arithmetic, 6th Grade Math, 3rd Grade Math and 43 more subjects.

- Brigham Young University-Provo - Current Undergrad, Applied and Computational Mathematics

- ACT Composite: 33
- ACT Math: 35
- ACT Science: 34

...Egypt (ages 18-30). I believe that learning a foreign language is hugely rewarding for students of all ages and welcome opportunities to tutor in Spanish or Arabic (or just to chat!) at all levels. I hope to work with you to develop the approach that works best for your learning style. I always adapt my plans to suit an individual student's needs and interests, keeping in mind that the best I can do for any... Read more

**Can also tutor:** Pre-Calculus, Elementary Math, Middle School Math and 29 more subjects.

- Princeton University - Bachelor in Arts, Politics, Near Eastern Studies, Arabic

- ACT Composite: 33
- SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1550
- SAT Math: 720

...at St. John's University in Queens, New York. I am currently pursuing a degree with a major in Economics and minors in Government and Politics and Legal Studies. I have a wide range of interests and have gone to Math/Science schools for most of my life which gives me a good base in all sorts of subjects from Math to Science to English. In my spare time I also like to read, draw, and I... Read more

**Can also tutor:** Elementary Math, Algebra, Algebra 2 and 25 more subjects.

- St. John's University - Bachelor of Science, Economics

- ACT Composite: 31
- ACT English: 32
- ACT Math: 32

...letters look, and so I'm often learning new types of handwriting, and practicing on any scrap of paper that I can find. These hobbies are all connected by a love of intricacy and an attention to detail that is found through all levels of education, especially within mathematics. I firmly believe that tutoring is an extension of the teaching process, and that as such my job as a tutor is to give my students the... Read more

**Can also tutor:** IB Further Mathematics HL, AP Calculus BC, IB Mathematical Studies SL and 47 more subjects.

- Swarthmore - Bachelor in Arts, Mathematics
- CUNY Graduate School and University Center - PHD, Mathematics

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Varsity Tutors can help you or your child make the most out of their math coursework or get ready for a test by connecting with a skilled math tutor. Math tutors help students focus on working through areas they're having difficulty with by providing one-on-one attention. If you're trying to help your child find the right person and searched for "math tutor near me," it's likely you want to help encourage their ability to succeed in school but might not know where to get started. Rather than continue the search for "math tutors near me" you can help your child get set up with a private tutor of their own. Learn more about how these professionals can create a helpful learning plan that encourages your child to grow as a student.

When you get your child started with math tutoring, you can help them find someone who will start the process of teaching basic math techniques and can help improve their test-taking skills. Math tutors can help create a useful environment for studying and model these behaviors for your child so they know what to do when it's time to study on their own. This can help your child learn about how to manage their time and what to do when it comes to learning on their own.

See a list of online math tutorsChoosing to work with private math tutors means it is possible to create a flexible schedule for your child. This allows the tutor to work around your child's needs, such as studying when your child is most alert, or around activities, they are involved in. This helps your child find the right math tutor for their needs without sacrificing their time or anything else that is important to them.

Math is one of the most important subjects that your child will learn in school. With a need for math in almost every profession and even in one's daily life, it is important to see why math is necessary. Math often starts out easy but can progress in levels of difficulty as your child goes through school. Getting hung up in one of these areas makes it difficult to continue down the path of learning. Everything from understanding simple multiplication and addition to multiplying of fractions and moving on to geometry can pose a problem when the student doesn't have a solid grasp of what they're learning.

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The student and I went over how to use hypothesis testing to compare two sample means and the different approaches for doing this. He worked through his homework that covered this topic. He is doing very well at setting up and solving problems on his own.

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The student and I went through her notes and worked through sample problems from the two chapters that she's being assessed on this week; the material is on Chi-square testing and regression analysis. The student had a good basic understanding of the material, and we cleared up some confusion about conceptual meanings and calculations. I suggested that she review her sample problems once more regarding recognizing problems types and using the required language.

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The student and I worked on 9.6 and 10.1, which covered identifying conic sections and applying the counting principle respectively. The student was able to determine whether a conic section was an ellipse. circle, parabola, and hyperbola by implementing the discriminant formula which will be on her quiz tomorrow. She was able to pick up these concepts very quickly and was even able to memorize the formulas and steps to identify the conic sections. We also worked on factorials as well as the counting principle with or without repetition. She was able to grasp these concepts as well in a very fluid and quick manner. Overall, she did an excellent job and I am very pleased with her progress today and overall.

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Worked through his notes addressing as many topics as we could. Continued to work on decimals and fractions and began doing division with decimals today. From there we went on to Order Of Operations and rounding.

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The students and I met in person to go over their math homework. I explained the concepts of logarithms and exponents. We then worked out several equations from a practice sheet.

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Reviewed Conic sections to prepare for tomorrow's test. Went through a variety of Hyperbola types of problems. The student understands the concept, however, tends to work too quickly and make minor errors when distributing or forgetting the negative.
Briefly went over circle and ellipses and the student seemed very solid in those areas.

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If your child is having a tough time with their math coursework, then Varsity Tutors can help by getting them started with a math tutor. Working with a private tutor is a great way to help them make academic progress with their studies and can help them get ready for future coursework. Your student's math tutoring sessions can focus on the specific topics that they need the most help with. They'll be able to take their time working through each topic and can ask their instructor for extra help whenever they need. In all, tutoring is an excellent supplement to your student's classroom education. You can get them started with math tutors by reaching out to us today. You can also keep reading to get more information on how math tutors can help your student pursue their academic goals.

An Overview of Math

Math is one of the core subjects that students will learn throughout their entire academic career. Math instruction begins at the very beginning of a student's education and progresses in difficulty as the student moves from grade to grade. Math can be a challenging topic for some students. One of the reasons for this is that math instruction builds upon itself from school year to school year. For example, if your student didn't quite understand all of their lessons on basic math topics like addition and subtraction, then they will have a harder time advancing into working with multiplication and division.

As students get closer to finishing their education, they'll move into advanced math topics like algebra, geometry, and calculus. These subjects require a strong understanding of a number of math topics that students would've learned earlier in their education. For example, if your student had a hard time with lessons in pre-algebra, then they may struggle to understand algebra at a high level.

Working with a private math tutor is a great way for your child to fill in any educational gaps they may have from earlier on in their math education. Your child's instructor can assess where they're at with their understanding of math and compare that to where educational standards say they should be. Then, they can work with them to identify the roots of their issues and address them through a series of customized lessons. This type of mathematical assistance is available for students of all grade levels.

For example, students in elementary school can get help with basic math concepts like addition and subtraction. Or, if your student is a little older, a math tutor can help them with more challenging concepts like algebra and geometry. Whatever grade your student is in, their instructor can spend time with them helping them to overcome their difficulties in the field of math. This can help them raise their understanding of the subject area to meet the Common Core Standards for their grade level.

As an example, keep reading for a look at the Common Core Standards for 4th-grade students in the United States. Students at this grade level should know things like the four basic math operations and factors and multiples. They should also know how to perform multi-digit arithmetic and how to solve problems that include decimals and fractions. Students at this grade level should also have an introductory understanding of core principles in geometry. This includes things like lines, angles, and the properties of shapes. If you have a student in or near the 4th grade who doesn't understand all of these math topics, then signing them up for math tutoring could be a good option to help them make academic improvements.

Math and Testing

As one of the core academic subjects, math is something that is often tested. Your student will take math exams in their classes and also when taking standardized exams. If your student is a bit older, then they may be getting ready to take a college admissions test like the SAT or the ACT. These exams also cover a number of math topics. Performing well on the ACT or the ACT is important because doing so can help your student get into the college of their choice. A good score on one of these exams can also help them earn more scholarship offers. However, in order to do well on one of these exams, your student will need to have a solid understanding of core math topics.

For example, the PSAT is an exam that many high school students take as a means of preparing for the SAT. Accordingly, the PSAT covers many of the math topics that students will need to know when taking the SAT. This is a list that includes things like polynomial and nonlinear expressions, trigonometric ratios, the Pythagorean theorem, variables and constants in expressions for linear functions, linear equations, and much more.

If your student is preparing for one of these exams or for a classroom math test, then math tutors can help them get ready. Their math tutoring sessions can focus on the specific topics that they need to know for their upcoming exam. Your student can spend as much or as little time as they need to on each topic. This creates an efficient learning experience that may help your student feel prepared for their exam faster than would be possible if they were studying alone for it.

Additionally, your student's instructor can spend some time helping them to develop their general test-taking skills. For instance, your student's educator can show them what an ideal test preparation process looks like so that they know what to replicate when preparing for exams in the future. They can also show them things like how to manage their time more effectively while taking tests with restrictive time limits. If your student has experienced test anxiety in the past, then their tutor can even show them some relaxation techniques that they can use to overcome that anxiety in the future. These are skills that can help your student with their upcoming math exam as well as with exams that they take in the future.

How Does Math Tutoring Work?

When you sign up to work with a private math tutor, we'll start by connecting you with an experienced educator who can start working with your student quickly. We'll make every effort to connect you with someone who is able to work around both your and your student's schedules. This makes it easy to get your child the help that they need with their math studies without having to make too many sacrifices from the other important parts of your lives.

After your student is connected with their instructor, they can start meeting with them for one-on-one study sessions. This intimate academic environment enables your child's tutor to set them up with a customized lesson plan that is based entirely on their needs. They'll be able to work through each math topic that they're struggling with under the guidance of an expert. Your student can stop to get extra guidance whenever they need it and can breeze through the topics that they already understand at a high level.

For instance, if your student is preparing to take the SAT, then they may only need help with some of the math topics that are covered on the exam. Private instruction is unique from other test preparation options because it provides the opportunity to focus on the specific math topics that are tested on the SAT that your student still needs help learning. Normal test preparation classes would ask your student to sit through a series of lectures on the topics that they already understand before they can even get to the topics that they really want help with. This is just one of the reasons why private math tutoring can be such a great addition to your student's education.

In all, private math instruction is a unique learning experience that can help your child make the academic growth that they've been working towards in a more efficient way. This type of personalized instruction is hard to find through other academic avenues like the traditional classroom setting. That's because even the best teachers simply don't have enough time to offer each of their students personalized assistance to the same level that a tutor is capable of.

How Can You Get Your Student Started?

Math is one of the most important subjects that your student will study throughout the course of their education. Math tutors are available to help students who are struggling with a wide variety of math topics. Whether you have a child who is just beginning their journey with math or your student is preparing for a test that covers advanced math topics like the SAT, Varsity Tutors can find them an instructor who can help them grow their understanding of the math topics they need help with. Consider reaching out to us directly today if you think that your student would benefit from this type of personalized academic assistance. We'd love to help them get more out of their academic opportunities and hope to hear from you soon.

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