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Mary Lou H.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $18
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 1987
  • Bachelor of Science - Education/Mathematics from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP)
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Mary Lou H.

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Are you ready to improve your grade in Algebra? I'd love to help you understand the math course you're taking and have fun with it.

No matter what the course is called – Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2 - if you need assistance to understand the way it is presented in the book, I’ll help you comprehend every lesson. We can even try an alternate method until the light bulb comes on. Because once you understand a concept, you can return to the required method.

My only goal is for you to succeed!

Concepts in Algebra:
Measurements – time, length, weight, volume, area
Place Value
Addition
Subtraction
Multiplication
Division
Order of Operations
Decimals
Fractions
Equations
Inequalities
Properties – Commutative, Associative, Distributive, Identity
Simplifying - Distributive, FOIL
Exponents
Polynomials
Negatives
Substitution Method
Angles
Graphs & Graphing
Slope of a Line
Factoring
Square Roots and Radicals
Probability & Statistics
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About Mary Lou

I graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science in Education/Mathematics. I am a "real" math teacher. I have taught math to elementary students, algebra and geometry in junior high and high school, and all levels for college students. For example, my first stude

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Isabella S.
Sweet and informative
Anissa
Great first leasson
Morgan
I couldn't imagine a better teacher. I was skeptical at first being the classes are online, however, I have immensely improved in my typing accuracy with only 10 short classes. It has been a wonderful experience and I will definitely be going to Mary Lou for any other lessons me or my son will need!
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Albert E.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $55
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Albert E.

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Algebra can be a struggle for students. All of a sudden, there’s letters in addition to numbers they have to worry about.

With over 5 years of 1:1 tutoring experience, I have helped many others learn algebra by identifying concepts that speak most to them and allow them to more easily wrap their heads around dealing with letters and numbers together through my unique coaching framework of progressive problem sets starting with first principles.

Algebra is the foundation for all higher math, which is why I take so much care ensuring students not only ace their exams, but have a full concept mastery so they’ll be prepared for geometry, trigonometry, calculus, and beyond.

About Albert

Hi! My name is Albert and I graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering from Purdue University, so I know what it takes to build strong math skills. I am also a veteran Surface Warfare Officer from the United States Navy, which means that from navigating warships, I have gained a dee

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Lucas
Albert is willing to go the extra mile to structure a lesson plan that met my specific exam goals. He is very knowledgeable and accommodating.
Matt
Albert did a great job working with my high school son. Despite his quiet demeanor, after the very first lesson, he mapped the most efficient plan to get my son help, asking questions that were straight to the point. Ever since, he won’t allow my son to digress from that path set, and it has seen phenomenal results!
Marwan S.
Albert is a great Algebra tutor. He's clear, thorough, and breaks the concepts down into smaller, easier to grasp chunks. Highly recommend!
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Daniel M.

112 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks Spanish, Russian
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Awarded 2nd position in the Open Chess District Tournament from Municipalidad de San Miguel
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Daniel M.

112 Reviews
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I love teaching, and I love Math. I've been preparing students to succeed in Algebra for the past 5 years and my students have gone on to master the subject. I specialize in online lessons. I typically use the student's book or my own materials. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Daniel

I love teaching, I can teach you at where you at and take you where you need to be. I only need a student with the desire to learn and to practice. I like to help students realize they have the intelligence and ability to solve the problems on their own, they just need the right direction. Nothin

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Shikar M.
My son enjoyed the class .
Miguel Quicana
The best teacher.
Joseph
Awesome! Helped with identifying my area for improvement and has given me a great foundation to work on. :)
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Jessie M.

134 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2010
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Jessie M.

134 Reviews
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Let me start off by saying that math is my FAVORITE subject! In these tutoring sessions, you will receive help with homework, prepare for tests and quizzes, and better your overall understanding of math. I teach with patience and fun because I feel that this is the key to achieving goals and inspiring a good work ethic.

About Jessie

Thank you for your interest in lessons! I hope to help you achieve your goals and improve your skills, whether you're looking for music lessons, or help in math. Every student is a unique person who deserves a lesson customized to their individual needs. Each of my students prosper in an atmosphere

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My 8 year old daughter had her first singing lesson today and said that Jessie is the best and nicest teacher ever!
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Farobag C.

42 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Music, English, Gujarati, French
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 90; Female: 3 to 92
  • Bachelor of Music (BM) from Eastman School of Music
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Farobag C.

42 Reviews
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Includes Algebra 1, Algebra 2 and College Algebra. Lessons may also be arranged via Skype.

About Farobag

Music Director of the Chicago Philharmonia Orchestra since 1985, Farobag has also served as Managing Director of the University of Chicago Performing Artists Series from 1989 through 2002 and principal conductor of its resident professional ensembles. A skilled interpreter of Baroque literature as w

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Great experience!
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Very good - deeply knowledgeable about music
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Very good instructor
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Sophia C.

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  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Sophia C.

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My experience teaching mathematics, combined with my coursework background, prepares me to tutor elementary, middle, and high school students at a wide spectrum of levels. Specifically, I am a ready and enthusiastic tutor for students interested in support with basic math, pre-algebra, algebra I & II, trigonometry, geometry, pre-calculus, calculus AB, and calculus BC. My own mathematics coursework has extended most recently to linear algebra and multivariable calculus, due both to personal interest and to the specific requirements of Harvard's physics major track.

Currently an undergraduate at Harvard, I have long enjoyed sharing both my love of learning and the reserve of strategies that I've build up for overcoming academic challenges. In my experience, successful tutoring hinges on a flexible and dynamic teaching style, honed to each student's unique combination of strengths and struggles. There are many different ways to understand any concept or learn any skill. As a tutor, my ...

About Sophia

I have tutored for several years, and, due to my wide array of academic interests, I have gained expertise tutoring in a broad range of subjects. My experience and coursework prepares me to tutor mathematics (pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, pre-calculus & trigonometry, calculus), physics, chemistry,

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Nicholas C.
Sophia has been my tutor for all essay writing assignments and tasks for the past several years (at least 5 years), which includes coursework and application essays. She is extremely professional, kind, gentle, knowledgeable, and adapts her teaching style in a very tailored way to the student she is working with. In my experience, she is absolutely unique in the way in which she can take the essay content or structure that a student has in mind and, without throwing it out, put herself into the student's reference frame, and guide the student to rework or reframe it into a polished essay; moreover, even when this process requires significant changes, she manages to be empowering of the student the entire time, actually building their confidence while guiding them to improve their work. I say this from significant personal experience receiving exactly this kind of guidance from Sophia. I think part of what allows her to do this is she genuinely remains kind and humble the entire time, so her critiques and guidance are easy to accept and do not come across as harsh or in any way demeaning of the work I had done before meeting with her.

I should also mention that, having read some of her own writing, she is an exceptional writer herself and has significant experience in writing and tutoring analytical, creative, and scientific writing (I have come to her for help with all three types!). She also has a terrific intuition for how to structure an essay in a given context and purpose, which is something I particularly struggle with. As a final note, I would add that Sophia naturally teaches one how to write while guiding you to improve a particular essay, so you end up picking up her skill and experience as you work with her.

Having tried other tutors and attended writing workshops, etc., I can say with confidence that I have never found another writing tutor who comes close to Sophia--including in the quality of the finished products she helps create, degree to which she improves a student's own overall writing and organizational ability, and the way in which she tailors her approach to fit what is needed for a particular student, assignment, and even particular essay draft.

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Took Algebra lessons from Colin S.
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"We are very thankful to our instructor. She makes sure the subject is understood and not memorized. One could see that she has passion for the class and it looks like that passion is contagious."
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Took Algebra lessons from Marina K.
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"Colin is a wonderful instructor. I am so pleased with how much my daughter has learned and how much confidence she has gained. He is quick to respond to any questions."
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Took Algebra lessons from Colin S.
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"he is very easy to understand with everything he explains"
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Took Algebra lessons from Colin S.
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"My 3 daughters looked forward to Tutoring Nights with Colin!

I have 3 girls in High school (10th, 10th, and 9th) . they had been struggling in math since I can remember. I didn't think I could afford tutoring. They each had an 'F' in math.

I found Colin, and what a blessing! In just THREE short weeks Colin had my girls understanding HIS lessons, their CLASSROOM lessons and PASSING their exams! They brought their grades up too!

The best thing I can compare his tutoring to is: an adult teaching a kid to ride a bike...
He didn't expect them to just ride a bike. he took the proper steps and taught my girls about the bike parts, the way the bike functions, how they all work together, how to properly sit and pedal, and he even held them up until they understood it completely and eventually were able to ride the bike on their own.

Thank you Colin! for putting my girls back on track with math!"
Nydia Daleo
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"Matthew is great! Got my son set up in no time and put a lot of effort into getting him engaged and focused. So far great experience!"
Oscar
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"Morgan is really patient and easy to follow"
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"Colin is a terrific teacher who has helped my son improve steadily in Algebra. He was a C student and is currently achieving B-B+ and no longer fears Math tests, thanks Colin"
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"I cannot believe that I actually like math! thanks for these awesome classes!"
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"Colin is an instructor for whom tutoring is a genuine passion for the education of others. He patiently ensures that I thoroughly comprehend the subject matter and that I do not just memorize the content of the lesson for testing-related purposes (as I have in the past.) His style of teaching assures that I meaningfully retain the information to ensure that it is applicable to my immediate education as well as real-world future endeavors."
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