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Jaison N.

A PhD to Teach You Math and Physics

Rockville, MD (20853)

Travel radius
10 miles
Hourly fee
$60.00
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My name is Jaison, I hold a doctorate in physics from the College of William and Mary, and I want to teach math and physics! My 14 years of professional experience span both education and research. As an educator, I currently teach precalculus at Howard Community College and have been a tutor, grader, laboratory assistant, and laboratory instructor. As a private tutor, I have accumulated over 850 hours helping primary and secondary students make sense of math and physics. And as a research scientist, I am a published author and have conducted research in nonlinear dynamics and ocean acoustics.

My teaching focuses on understanding concepts, connecting disparate concepts into a coherent whole and competency in problem solving. Every student has different needs so my approach is fluid. Some need homework help, others need a plan to backtrack and review algebra. Some need to see every step in a solution while others just need a little explaining for a concept to make sense. Some lack confidence, others lack motivation. Whatever the case may be, everyone has their story and the potential for success.

If you’re interested in working with me, feel free to send me an email and inquire about my availability. I tutor within 5 miles of Rockville at $60/hr for tutoring at a local library and $75/hr for home visits.

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Jaison’s subjects

Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus
Science:
Physics
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Discrete Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Trigonometry

Discrete Math

I took a semester of Discrete Math in College and earned an A in the class. Discrete math accompanies a degree in computer science. I also took three semesters of coding in C++ and have an immense amount of programming experience in my various research projects. Furthermore, most of my research falls under the heading of applied mathematics so I feel that I am more than qualified to tutor this subject.

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Education

Saint Vincent College (Physics)

College of William & Mary (Physics) (Master's)

College of William and Mary (Physics) (PhD)

Great Tutoring My son was struggling with Algebra concepts and I can say that Jaison has been instrumental in clarifying many of the concepts for my son and his feeling comfortable with math. Yesterday we got his latest grading card and he was back as a straight A's student. Thanks Jaison! ...

— Jose from Rockville, MD on 4/10/14);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jaison will travel within 10 miles of Rockville, MD 20853.

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