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Phaidra B.

Math & Spanish Tutor

Lawrenceville, GA (30046)

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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

Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Trigonometry
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
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.


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

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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

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

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