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Do you need help in math? I am here to help! I am an experienced tutor and my favorite subject is Algebra! I currently tutor students that are home schooled, are from private schools (Gilman, Bryn Mawr, McDonough, St. Paul's, Roland Park, Immaculate, St. Joseph, and more) and are from Baltimore County public schools at all levels, including Gifted and Talented. When I'm not tutoring, I teach Algebra I and Algebra II to undergraduate students at the University of Baltimore.
I can explain Algebra in easy to understands terms. I understand the different ways students learn and can use appropriate methods to insure success. I have experience with all ages - elementary, middle school, high school, college, and adults returning to the classroom after a long absence. I love math, but I understand that many of my students do not! I can make math easier, and you may be surprised with some fun along the way.
I am available for either one-time refreshers - if you are preparing for a test, for example - or for weekly sessions that last the year, the semester, or a few weeks. Summer is a great time to get a refresher, or to prepare for the next math class. Let me know how I can help you!
***FALL 2014*** I have time slots available for the start of the school year. Once you get your textbook, contact me!
Tutoring times are flexible. You can come to my home in Timonium or we can set up tutoring sessions at the Cockeysville Library. I also offer online tutoring, so please ask if you are interested.
I graduated with honors from Bryn Mawr College and earned my Master's Degree from the University of Baltimore.
You are good at math, perhaps you just don't know it yet.
Algebra is my specialty! I meet hundreds of algebra students every year, and there is no "one size fits all" approach. So, if your algebra teacher seems to be speaking a different language, I can help. Don't wait. It will not get better. But with my help, you can succeed at Algebra I and you will be better prepared for Algebra II.
If you struggled in Algebra I, but managed to "just get by," you need a tutor for Algebra II. A tutor gives you the advantage of one-on-one instruction of concepts. It really helps - just ask my students. Algebra may start to be fun!
The building blocks of a solid understanding of math start at a very young age. Math occurs all around us and young minds are ready and able to grasp it! But, so many things can get in the way of math success... so let me help. Every child is good at math, perhaps he/she just doesn't know it yet.
Geometry is different than Algebra - this could be good or bad depending upon your strengths. It is my job as your tutor to use your strengths to help you understand the concepts. I will also find your weaknesses and give you the tools you need to turn a weakness into a strength! It is time to get logical!
If you don't "get" pre-algebra, you may find yourself struggling. Don't despair - it is never too late to learn the basics.
The one major problem with SAT math is that my advanced math students are so beyond Algebra and basic Geometry by the time they take the SAT that they have forgotten many of the concepts! So, let me remind you! If you are a High School Junior disappointed with your math score, it will just take some review of old material to raise that score. Let's work on it!
Do you want to learn how to prepare your own taxes? Why pay someone year after year to do your taxes? You can do it! To get started, I can help. I am currently a Tax Adviser with H&R Block so I am very familiar with tax preparation software. I will look at your tax situation and help you navigate the software so next year you can do it all by yourself.
Great Tutor — Cornelia is warm and welcoming. She greets you with a big smile and puts the student at ease. I stayed with my daughter for the first session to get a feel for Cornelia's way of tutoring and to see how my daughter responded to her. My daughter took to her immediately and wanted to continue past her first hour. She is looking forward to her next session. ...
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