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Julie W.

Springfield, VA

$50/hr

Patient Math and Science (Chemistry) Tutor

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Wonderful Tutor!!!
— Sally, Springfield, VA on 11/20/12

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DePaul University
DePaul University
Master's

Education

DePaul University

DePaul University (Master's)

About Julie

Give me a chance; you won't regret it!!!

I can help you or your student understand math and/ or science better! I enjoy tutoring and develop long term relationships with my clients.

This is my fourth school year here in northern Virginia. I have built solid relationships with my tutoring clients. Now, that two of them are off to college, I have space available to add more clients. I believe that I can break down difficult concepts and give real life applications to math and science concepts. I work well with middle and high school students as well as adults and college students.

I graduated from DePaul University in Chicago with a Masters in Chemistry; I also received a BS in Chemistry with a minor in Math and Physics from DePaul. I tutored extensively in college and also taught several lab classes. After college, I worked in the chemical industry for several years. I have continued to tutor on and off through the years.

I spend most of my days taking care of my kids, so patience is pretty much my middle name! I look forward to helping you or your child understand and excel in math or science.
Give me a chance; you won't regret it!!!

I can help you or your student understand math and/ or science better! I enjoy tutoring and develop long term relationships with my clients.

This is my fourth school year…
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Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required

Tutor Discounts: 1st hour=10 minutes free; every 5th hour=20 minutes free; Testimonials/Referrals=10 minutes free. Higher rates for more advanced courses. Lower rates for middle school and SAT prep.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Springfield, VA 22152

"Wonderful Tutor!!!"

- Sally, Springfield, VA on 11/20/12
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
Grammar, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary
Science:
Chemistry,
Organic Chemistry,
Physical Science, Physics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Chemistry,
Elementary (K-6th), Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Statistics
Test Preparation:
SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Statistics

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Chemistry

I have a Master's Degree in Polymer Chemistry. I have tutored students on and off over the last ten years in the subject. Most recently, I tutored a high school student in chemistry, where we worked to raise her grade from a low B to a solid A at the end of the year.

Organic Chemistry

I have a master's degree in chemistry with an emphasis in polymer chemistry. During my fellowship in college, I taught organic chemistry lab classes, tutored organic chemistry, and graded labs/ tests. I worked in the chemical industry for seven years; six of those years were spent at a specialty chemical plant where I worked on process development for organic chemistry processes.

DePaul University
DePaul University
Master's

Education

DePaul University

DePaul University (Master's)

Wonderful Tutor!!! — Julie W has done an exceptionally good job of working with our son to prepare him for the upcoming SAT test in December. She is patient and understanding while striving to instill understanding before moving on to the next area of focus. With our first son we chose a classroom prep course but felt that our son would greatly benefit from one on one attention and it appears to be paying off. We w ...

— Sally, Springfield, VA on 11/20/12

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Tutor Discounts: 1st hour=10 minutes free; every 5th hour=20 minutes free; Testimonials/Referrals=10 minutes free. Higher rates for more advanced courses. Lower rates for middle school and SAT prep.

Travel policy

Julie will travel within 10 miles of Springfield, VA 22152.

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