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Bretta B.

Memphis, TN

$35/hr

PhD chemist with 25 years of experience at making the complex easy!

Usually responds in about 9 hours

PhD chemist with 25 years of experience at making the complex easy!

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I have been a chemist for 25 years and have taught at the college level for 13 years. I am qualified to teach middle school through college and can tutor in a number of subjects including math, chemistry, physical science, algebra I, algebra II, and calculus. Outside of my strong math and science background, I also possess patience and tenacity. I look forward to working with you!

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Prealgebra
Science:
Chemistry,
Physical Science
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Chemistry,
Prealgebra
Test Preparation:
ACT Math

Approved subjects are in bold.

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Chemistry

My PhD is in Physical chemistry with a specialty in Quantum Mechanics. I have taught IB and magnet chemistry at the high school level. I have also taught physical chemistry, general chemistry, and environmental chemistry at the college level.

Spelman College
Chemistry
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Master's
Howard University
PhD

Education

Spelman College (Chemistry)

University of Wisconsin-Madison (Master's)

Howard University (PhD)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Bretta will travel within 5 miles of Memphis, TN 38134.


About Bretta

I have been a chemist for 25 years and have taught at the college level for 13 years. I am qualified to teach middle school through college and can tutor in a number of subjects including math, chemistry, physical science, algebra I, algebra II, and calculus. Outside of my strong math and science background, I also possess patience and tenacity. I look forward to working with you!

Education

Spelman College
Chemistry
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Master's
Howard University
PhD

Education

Spelman College (Chemistry)

University of Wisconsin-Madison (Master's)

Howard University (PhD)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Memphis, TN 38134

Bretta’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Prealgebra
Science:
Chemistry,
Physical Science
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Chemistry,
Prealgebra
Test Preparation:
ACT Math

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


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