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Alicia L.

Washington, DC

$50/hour

Certified STEM teacher that will meet at any DC library

Background check passed as of 10/9/16
4.9 average from 7 ratings
Very professional and courteous
— Anita, Detroit, MI on 9/21/12

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Spelman College/University of Michigan
Engineering
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Master's

Education

Spelman College/University of Michigan (Engineering)

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (Master's)

About Alicia

Thanks in advance for choosing me as your tutor! I am DC Public Schools STEM Specialist within the DCPS Office of College and Career. As a certified STEM teacher, I taught in Detroit implementing Project Lead the Way curricula and leading STEM camps each summer at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. As a fellow in the Woodrow Wilson Michigan Teaching Fellowship, I earned a Master of Arts in Education from the University of Michigan. Before becoming a fellow, I served in the US Army Corps of Engineers as a civilian engineer and earned Bachelor of Science degrees in Chemistry from Spelman College and in Civil/Environmental Engineering from the University of Michigan. Thanks in advance for choosing me as your tutor! I am DC Public Schools STEM Specialist within the DCPS Office of College and Career. As a certified STEM teacher, I taught in Detroit implementing Project Lead the Way curricula and leading STEM camps each summer at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. As a fellow in the Woodrow Wilson Michigan Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required

Rate can be adjusted on a case-by-case basis. Rate changes to less than $50 if multiple sessions are scheduled. Rate changes to $60+ if 10+ miles from 20002 or if tutoring more than 1 student.

Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Washington, DC 20002
Background Check: Passed

"Very professional and courteous"

- Anita, Detroit, MI on 9/21/12
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Elementary Math, Prealgebra,
SAT Math
Science:
ACT Science, Chemistry,
Ecology, Physical Science
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, ASVAB, Career Development, College Counseling,
GED, GRE, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Writing, SSAT
Computer:
General Computer,
Macintosh, Microsoft Excel,
Microsoft PowerPoint,
Microsoft Publisher, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Business:
Career Development, GRE, Microsoft Excel,
Microsoft PowerPoint,
Microsoft Word

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.

Algebra 1

I am an engineering teacher also certified in secondary science. If you are looking to master basic Algebra I skills, I'm your girl! I can also help your student with any pre-algebra mastery or get them a head start with Algebra II. I can provide resource materials and bring books to help as well. Please let me know what you specifically need help with, and we can get started right away!

Algebra 2

I am a new teacher certified in secondary science. If you are looking to master basic Algebra II skills, I'm your girl! I can also help with any pre-algebra mastery or get them a head start with Trig/Geometry. I can provide resource materials and bring books to help as well. Please let me know what you specifically need help with, and we can get started right away!

Chemistry

I am a new teacher certified in secondary science. If you are looking to improve chemistry skills, I'm your girl! I can also help with any physical science mastery and/or help get a head start with Physics. I can provide resource materials and bring books to help as well. Please let me know what you specifically need help with, and we can get started right away!

College Counseling

I am a certified teacher, and I have 3 years of experience proofreading and teaching college admissions essay writing with a local nonprofit organization. If you are looking to improve your writing, I'm your girl! I can provide resource materials and bring books to help as well. Please let me know what you specifically need help with, and we can get started right away!

General Computer

I am a new teacher certified in secondary science. If you are looking to improve computer skills, I'm your girl! I offer help with both Mac and PC mastery and/or a jump start with Office or Internet applications. I can provide resource materials and bring books to help as well. Please let me know what you specifically need help with, and we can get started right away!

Microsoft Excel

I am a new teacher certified in secondary science and I have over 10 years of professional experience working with Microsoft Office applications. If you are looking to improve spreadsheet and graphing skills, I'm your girl! I can also help with any other Office application like Word or PowerPoint. I can provide resource materials and bring books to help as well. Please let me know what you specifically need help with, and we can get started right away!

Microsoft PowerPoint

I am a new teacher certified in secondary science and I have over 10 years of professional experience working with Microsoft Office applications. If you are looking to improve presentation skills, I'm your girl! I can also help with any other Office application like Excel or Word. I can provide resource materials and bring books to help as well. Please let me know what you specifically need help with, and we can get started right away!

Microsoft Word

I am a new teacher certified in secondary science and I have over 10 years of professional experience working with Microsoft Office applications. If you are looking to improve word processing skills, I'm your girl! I can also help with any other Office application like Excel or PowerPoint. I can provide resource materials and bring books to help as well. Please let me know what you specifically need help with, and we can get started right away!

Physical Science

I am a new teacher certified in secondary science. If you are looking to improve physical science skills, I'm your girl! I can also help with any associated math mastery and/or help get a head start with chemistry or physics. I can provide resource materials and bring books to help as well. Please let me know what you specifically need help with, and we can get started right away!

Prealgebra

I am a new teacher certified in secondary science. If you are looking to improve prealgebra skills, I'm your girl! I can also help with any basic mathematics mastery and/or help get a head start with algebra I. I can provide resource materials and bring books to help as well. Please let me know what you specifically need help with, and we can get started right away!

Study Skills

If you are looking to master study skills, I'm your girl! I am a new teacher certified in secondary science, and I have been mentoring and tutoring youth for nearly a decade. I can provide resource materials and bring books to help as well. Please let me know what you specifically need help with, and we can get started right away!

Spelman College/University of Michigan
Engineering
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Master's

Education

Spelman College/University of Michigan (Engineering)

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (Master's)

Very professional and courteous — Well spoken and knowledge about information. Alicia was such a joy to work with, made me feel comfortable and motivated to learn looking forward to working her again soon. Thank you Alicia. ...

— Anita, Detroit, MI on 9/21/12

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Rate can be adjusted on a case-by-case basis. Rate changes to less than $50 if multiple sessions are scheduled. Rate changes to $60+ if 10+ miles from 20002 or if tutoring more than 1 student.

Travel policy

Alicia will travel within 5 miles of Washington, DC 20002.