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I recently graduated from the College of St. Benedict Summa Cum Laude with a major in biology and a minor in history. After graduating I moved out to California where I taught 8th grade physical science (basic chemistry & physics - equivalent to Minnesota's 9th grade science curriculum) in Richmond, CA. I have a CA teaching credential for grades 6-12 biological sciences and grades 6-9 general science. In the past I worked for a non-profit tutoring company in Oakland, CA. I tutored mostly middle & high school students in all levels of math and science (math ranging from algebra 1 to calculus & AP statistics; science ranging from 8th grade physical science to AP physics & AP biology).
I just graduated from the University of Minnesota's master's of nursing program. I have been with Wyzant tutoring for the past 1.5 years tutoring all levels of math, science, social studies, and English.
My tutoring goes beyond homework help - I work with students to deepen their understanding of the tutoring subject and improve their studying and test taking skills. My tutoring sessions are individualized to meet the needs of students. I help students determine studying methods that will work for them based on their specific learning styles. I am continually incorporating new teaching strategies in to my tutoring.
Highly recommended. — Our son was experiencing problems with some of the pre-calculus topics. Katie has been very instrumental in helping him better understand the concepts, and as a result, he has been doing much better in class. Katie comes prepared, is organized and importantly, not only knows the material, but also the various tricks and ways to approach the material. In short, she makes the subject matter more acc ...
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