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Phaidra B.

Math & Spanish Tutor

Lawrenceville, GA (30046)

Travel radius
20 miles
Hourly fee
$39.00
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Greetings! My name is Phaidra and I love math! I have a BS in Architecture and a MS in Civil Engineering. My teaching experience includes working at a local community college, teaching elementary school math, high school math (Algebra I & II), adult high school geometry and substituting math classes for a local middle school. I also have experience tutoring adults and children one-on-one.

At this time, I mainly tutor online-virtually or in my home.

Many people that I tutor say I explain math so well that I should be a teacher. My approach to tutoring is that I create a very comfortable, stress-free, encouraging atmosphere so that my students focus more on learning than on what they don't know. I use math jargon but try to make sure the student not only understands what (s)he is doing, but why and how it relates to other topics they have learned. I think it is important for students to understand the interconnectedness of mathematical principles as well as the "method" behind solving problems instead of simply following a bunch of steps.

As for Spanish, I lived in Spain for two years when I was a child, so that gave me a good foundation in the language. I continued my studies in Spanish through college and have even taught high school Spanish I and II. I currently attend a Spanish speaking church where I am very active. Next year I will be the assistant church secretary, so you can see, my Spanish is very good. I can help you with composition, grammar, conversation, pronunciation, reading, etc. Quiero y puedo ayudarte! I want to, and can, help you!

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Phaidra’s subjects

Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Trigonometry
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Language:
Business:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Spanish
Corporate Training:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Spanish

Algebra 1

Taught high school Algebra 1

Algebra 2

Taught high school Algebra II
Tutored College Algebra at a local community college.

Spanish

Taught high school Spanish I & II.
Am bi-lingual

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Education

Andrews University Berrien Springs, MI 49103 (Architecture)

North Carolina A&T State University (Master's)

Great Tutor. Very Patient Phaidra is a great tutor. I am new to the area and did not know what to do. I needed a tutor for my daughter in trigonometry asap. She tutored my daughter for 50 minutes one evening and it was the same evening that I contacted her. It was the evening my daughter had a test and my daughter passed the test with an 88%. Yes just one time is all it took. I definitely plan to use her again if I need a ...

— Carla from Suwanee, GA on 8/29/14);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $39.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Phaidra will travel within 20 miles of Lawrenceville, GA 30046.

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