Christine did a wonderful job with my son. He passed his praxis test with the information she taught him and the tips he needed to successfully organize and write an essay. I'm very thankful for her help and recommend her highly.
Thomas S. from Pittsburgh, PA
"Experienced English Teacher"
Want to perform well on standardized tests? Of course you do! My enthusiasm and experience will enable you to acquire the necessary tools you will need in order to increase your skills in vocabulary, reading and writing. I am a PA state certified teacher in secondary English, elementary and special education. I have taught English at the secondary level in a brick and mortar public school for seventeen years, and have taught eleventh grade American Literature in an online public school fo... ... More
"Reading, Writing, Research, SAT, ACT, College Writing (APA or MLA)"
As a lifelong reader and writer, I have loved working with students of all ages in one-on-one capacities, as a high school English teacher, and as a current university English professor. I graduated from Allegheny College magna cum laude with a degree in English and an award for writing the best senior thesis in the English department. At the University of Pittsburgh, I graduated with a 4.0 and a M.Ed. in secondary education English.
Though I am taking my talents in close reading, writing, ... ... More
"Elementary Teacher and Tutor"
I am a fifth year teacher in an Allegheny County school district. I have taught 2nd, 3rd, 5th, and 6th grade and have also served on school committees to write curriculum for grades K-6. I am very familiar with working with students with special needs based on my experience in inclusive classrooms. I am currently working on finishing my graduate degree from Duquesne University to be certified as a Reading Specialist. My strongest area of expertise is Language Arts, however I have atten... ... More
"I can help you learn math!"
*Review of whole number arithmetic including
_powers, roots, and order of operations.
*Factorization of natural numbers.
*Common fractions and decimal fractions
*Rates, ratios, proportions
*Simplifying algebraic expressions
*Solving linear equations.
*Graphing linear equations in two variables
Pre-algebra may also include an introduction to geometry, as well as topics on measurement, unit conversions, and handleing money. ... More
"Elementary and Special Education Teacher"
I am certified in Elementary K-6 and Special Education N-12. I am also Highly Qualified in Middle School (7-9) English. I have a certification as an ESL Program Specialist. I have taught high school English and Math in a learning/ emotional support classroom. I have also taught a GED class in a high school setting.
I am very enthusiastic about learning. I come up with many different ways to teach a skill to students so that they understand the concept. ... ... More
Isaak is not only a great content-tutor, he also possesses a professional demeanor that helps instill our sense of confidence in him. I think he's a good influence on our son's scholarship, study methods.
Tom S. from Pittsburgh, PA
"Good (H.S. or College Math, Physics, Chem, EE Engineering) Cheap Tutor"
Calculus - ah, powerful, versatile, and beautiful calculus!
Introductory calculus normally focuses on the study of 2_D mathematical functions and the next level adds equations describing three-dimensional shapes, and often, vector fields. At the 2D level, calculus techniques are tools with which we can answer fundamental questions about mathematical entities such as functions, or 3D shapes.
In 2D, we learn how to answer questions like By how much does the function's dependent variable change for each increment of the independent variable, and if it varies as the value of the variable chang ... More