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Taya W.

Decatur, GA

$35/hour

Math Tutor Dedicated to a Student-Lead Experience!

In-person lessons
5.0 average from 8 ratings
great professional
— Charles, Atlanta, GA on 11/17/16

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Agnes Scott College
Mathematics

Education

Agnes Scott College (Mathematics)

About Taya

Hello there! My name is Taya W., and I enjoy helping others in what can be a pretty intimidating subject: Mathematics. I graduated from Agnes Scott College with a BA in Mathematics. In addition, I also minored in Education, so I had the chance to learn more about the craft of effective teaching skills. With this knowledge, I have had the valued opportunity of improving my teaching style through experience with various students inside and outside of the classroom.

Although I've been tutoring for currently 4 years, location has helped me to diversify my student instruction. I have served as a volunteer tutor with the Global Village Project for nearly one year; during this time, I have worked with children ages 11-15, individually and in groups, in the areas of reading and math— particularly algebra. In addition to my service as a tutor, I also assisted the children of Global Village Project with issues associated with acclimation into the new school and community. After my Global Village experience, I began working at the Andrew P. Stewart Center in the metro-Atlanta area. During my time, I helped facilitate middle-school and high-school students in math knowledge development to bring them to appropriate grade level.

Now, I'm currently working as a college mathematics supplement instructor in addition to freelance tutoring.

My areas of concentration are the following:
- Pre-Algebra & Algebra
- Geometry/ Trigonometry
- Pre-Calculus & Calculus
- Prep for SAT/ ACT Math
- Prep for GA Milestone, EOCT, GHSGT
- Math Basics/ Foundations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions & decimals)

In essence, my favorite aspect of tutoring is being able to truly assist students in their academic success regardless of a student's abilities. My belief of self-improvement surpasses weaknesses. We can truly fight the uphill battle together!

I look forward to speaking with you and help to turn your weaknesses into newfound strengths!
Hello there! My name is Taya W., and I enjoy helping others in what can be a pretty intimidating subject: Mathematics. I graduated from Agnes Scott College with a BA in Mathematics. In addition, I also minored in Education, so I had the chance to learn more about the craft of Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Decatur, GA 30032
In-person lessons

"great professional"

- Charles, Atlanta, GA on 11/17/16

"Knowledgeable and patience"

- LaTonya, Ellenwood, GA on 9/27/16
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, SAT Math
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math

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Agnes Scott College
Mathematics

Education

Agnes Scott College (Mathematics)

great professional — My son enjoyed another great session with Taya. Seems more excited about math. It is money well spent. She's our permanent tutor ...

— Charles, Atlanta, GA on 11/17/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Taya will travel within 10 miles of Decatur, GA 30032.