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Talifu A.

Mc Lean, VA

$89/hr

PhD in Math, Highly Qualified Tutor, from $32/h to $89/h

Background check passed as of 9/10/11
Usually responds in about 1 hour

PhD in Math, Highly Qualified Tutor, from $32/h to $89/h

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The first an hour, diagnostic test and consultation are all free!

1. Three-Students-Group, individual instruction at my tutoring center, $32/h
2. Two-Students-Group, individual instruction at my tutoring center, $43/h
3. One-On-One Tutoring at my tutoring center $55/h
4. One-On-One Tutoring at your location: $89/h
5. One-On-One online (Skype) Tutoring: $55/h
NOTE:
1. Help to find Highly Qualified English writing/reading tutors.
2. Up to 15% discount is possible!
3. My tutoring center is near to the Dunn Loring Metro Station in Merrifield

I would be happy to tutor in AP Calculus AB/BC, Multivariable Calculus, Precalculus, Trigonometry, Geometry, Algebra 1,2 and standard math tests, such as AP Calculus AB/BC, SAT, ACT PSAT, PRAXIS, GRE, TJ with different hourly rates indicated as the following:

1. Three-Students-Group, Individual Instruction, $32/hour for each student.
Class size is at most 3 students. The first class, diagnostic test and consultation are free.

2. Two-Students-Group, Individual Instruction, $43/hour for each student.
Class size is at most 2 students. The first class, diagnostic test and consultation are free.

3. One-On-One Tutoring: ($55/hour)
No diagnostic test. The first an hour and consultation are free.

4. One-On-One online (Skype) Tutoring: ($55/hour)
No diagnostic test. The first an hour and consultation are free.

5. One-On-One In Home Tutoring: ($89/hour.)
I drive to your location or a public place. No diagnostic test, consultation is free.

I am the father of three children and live in McLean, VA. I have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and a PhD in Applied Mathematics. I have published a number of research papers about computer science, mathematics and the teaching of children in the highly ranked international journals, such as Discrete Math, Applied Math, etc. I was selected one of the top 200 tutors in the U.S.A in 2011. I worked as a committee member and chairman of several international conferences, such as IEEE.

I have more than 17 years of experience with teaching mathematics in the United States, Japan and China. I have a unique teaching philosophy for mathematics. I enjoy teaching and helping students understand math in depth.

If you have any questions for me, I will be happy to answer them. If you think you might be interested, please contact me, so that we can plan a session. I look forward to hearing from you!

Testimonials

"Great tutor!"

- Michele, Oakton, VA on 11/11/14
Talifu replied on 11/11/2014

Michele, thank you so much for the feedback. It is very helpful for my business, I really appreciate it.

"Outstanding math tutor with a very positive attitude"

- Eman, Dunn Loring, VA on 6/7/14

"Excellent teacher!"

- Ivan, Oakton, VA on 8/22/13

"Great Math Teacher"

- Hassan, Reston, VA on 5/5/13

"By far the best qualified and thorough tutor!"

- Debbie, Reston, VA on 5/5/13

"Excellent Math Tutor"

- Renee, Vienna, VA on 10/27/12

"Great Tutor"

- Peggy, Vienna, VA on 10/24/12

"Effective math tutoring, leading to improved results!"

- Chao-hui, Mc Lean, VA on 11/3/11

"Very knowledgeable"

- Geoff, Washington, DC on 7/4/11

"Outstanding Tutor"

- Carla, Arlington, VA on 4/17/11

"great tutor"

- Anu, Fairfax, VA on 11/15/10

"Very helpful with my Algebra 2 class"

- Jordan, Reston, VA on 9/20/10

"Life Changing"

- Bryan, Laurel, MD on 6/16/10
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, SQL
Business:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
SAT Math
Corporate Training:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SQL

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.

Xinjiang University
Computer Mathematics
Applied Mathematics from Tokiyo Denki University
PhD

Education

Xinjiang University (Computer Mathematics)

Applied Mathematics from Tokiyo Denki University (PhD)

Great tutor! — Talifu is an excellent tutor for my son who is taking Multi-variable Calculus. Talifu does a great job explaining information. We highly recommend him. ...

— Michele, Oakton, VA on 11/11/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $89.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

1. 3-Students-Group $32/h 2. 2-Students-Group $43/h 3. One-on-one tutoring $55/h 4. One-on-one tutoring at your location: $89/h

Travel policy

Talifu will travel within 10 miles of Mc Lean, VA 22102.


About Talifu

The first an hour, diagnostic test and consultation are all free!

1. Three-Students-Group, individual instruction at my tutoring center, $32/h
2. Two-Students-Group, individual instruction at my tutoring center, $43/h
3. One-On-One Tutoring at my tutoring center $55/h
4. One-On-One Tutoring at your location: $89/h
5. One-On-One online (Skype) Tutoring: $55/h
NOTE:
1. Help to find Highly Qualified English writing/reading tutors.
2. Up to 15% discount is possible!
3. My tutoring center is near to the Dunn Loring Metro Station in Merrifield

I would be happy to tutor in AP Calculus AB/BC, Multivariable Calculus, Precalculus, Trigonometry, Geometry, Algebra 1,2 and standard math tests, such as AP Calculus AB/BC, SAT, ACT PSAT, PRAXIS, GRE, TJ with different hourly rates indicated as the following:

1. Three-Students-Group, Individual Instruction, $32/hour for each student.
Class size is at most 3 students. The first class, diagnostic test and consultation are free.

2. Two-Students-Group, Individual Instruction, $43/hour for each student.
Class size is at most 2 students. The first class, diagnostic test and consultation are free.

3. One-On-One Tutoring: ($55/hour)
No diagnostic test. The first an hour and consultation are free.

4. One-On-One online (Skype) Tutoring: ($55/hour)
No diagnostic test. The first an hour and consultation are free.

5. One-On-One In Home Tutoring: ($89/hour.)
I drive to your location or a public place. No diagnostic test, consultation is free.

I am the father of three children and live in McLean, VA. I have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and a PhD in Applied Mathematics. I have published a number of research papers about computer science, mathematics and the teaching of children in the highly ranked international journals, such as Discrete Math, Applied Math, etc. I was selected one of the top 200 tutors in the U.S.A in 2011. I worked as a committee member and chairman of several international conferences, such as IEEE.

I have more than 17 years of experience with teaching mathematics in the United States, Japan and China. I have a unique teaching philosophy for mathematics. I enjoy teaching and helping students understand math in depth.

If you have any questions for me, I will be happy to answer them. If you think you might be interested, please contact me, so that we can plan a session. I look forward to hearing from you!

Testimonials

"Great tutor!"

- Michele, Oakton, VA on 11/11/14
Talifu replied on 11/11/2014

Michele, thank you so much for the feedback. It is very helpful for my business, I really appreciate it.

"Outstanding math tutor with a very positive attitude"

- Eman, Dunn Loring, VA on 6/7/14

"Excellent teacher!"

- Ivan, Oakton, VA on 8/22/13

"Great Math Teacher"

- Hassan, Reston, VA on 5/5/13

"By far the best qualified and thorough tutor!"

- Debbie, Reston, VA on 5/5/13

"Excellent Math Tutor"

- Renee, Vienna, VA on 10/27/12

"Great Tutor"

- Peggy, Vienna, VA on 10/24/12

"Effective math tutoring, leading to improved results!"

- Chao-hui, Mc Lean, VA on 11/3/11

"Very knowledgeable"

- Geoff, Washington, DC on 7/4/11

"Outstanding Tutor"

- Carla, Arlington, VA on 4/17/11

"great tutor"

- Anu, Fairfax, VA on 11/15/10

"Very helpful with my Algebra 2 class"

- Jordan, Reston, VA on 9/20/10

"Life Changing"

- Bryan, Laurel, MD on 6/16/10
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Education

Xinjiang University
Computer Mathematics
Applied Mathematics from Tokiyo Denki University
PhD

Education

Xinjiang University (Computer Mathematics)

Applied Mathematics from Tokiyo Denki University (PhD)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required

1. 3-Students-Group $32/h 2. 2-Students-Group $43/h 3. One-on-one tutoring $55/h 4. One-on-one tutoring at your location: $89/h

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Mc Lean, VA 22102

Talifu’s Subjects

Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, SQL
Business:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
SAT Math
Corporate Training:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SQL

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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