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Preston D.

High School, Precalculus and Calculus Tutor

High School, Precalculus and Calculus Tutor

$35/hour

  • 16 hours tutoring

  • Baker, LA 70714

About Preston


Bio

I have a PhD Degree in Educational Research with a minor in Mathematics. I have two Master's Degrees in Mathematics (MA and MS). I have a BS in Mathematics as well. I have done extensive research in pedagogical techniques and I am able to communicate with students at all levels. I enjoy teaching, especially one-on-one or a small group setting.

I am very patient and willing to move at the student's pace. I encourage questions and my answers will not intimidate the student. The...

I have a PhD Degree in Educational Research with a minor in Mathematics. I have two Master's Degrees in Mathematics (MA and MS). I have a BS in Mathematics as well. I have done extensive research in pedagogical techniques and I am able to communicate with students at all levels. I enjoy teaching, especially one-on-one or a small group setting.

I am very patient and willing to move at the student's pace. I encourage questions and my answers will not intimidate the student. The experience will be enjoyable.


Education

Southern University, Baton Rouge, LA 70813
Mathematics
University of Oklahoma
Masters
Louisiana State University
PhD

Policies

  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Hourly Rate: $35
  • Travel policy: Within 20 miles of Baker, LA 70714
  • Lesson cancellation: 8 hours notice required
  • Background check passed on 9/6/2014

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Elementary Education

Elementary Math

Elementary Math

I have taught subjects dealing with elementary mathematics and other math topics, up to and including the college/university level, for more than 25 years. I hold the M.S. in Mathematics and the Ph.D. in Education Research and Mathematics from Louisiana State University. I am very familiar with the challenges the students are confronted with in elementary mathematics. I will work at the students' pace to ensure that proper learning has occurred. Practical examples will be presented in order reinforce learning. I enjoy teaching and tutoring. I am most anxious to get started.

Homeschool

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I have taught Algebra 1 at the university level for more than 10 years. I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I employ both the computer and a graphing calculator in order to explain important concepts. I am sure that I will be able to assist you in learning these concepts.
Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

I have taught mathematics courses at the university level, for undergraduate and graduate courses. The courses that I have taught at the undergraduate level include college algebra, trigonometry, business calculus, calculus, finite mathematics and math analysis.
Calculus,

Calculus

I have taught calculus for over 20 years at the University level. I hold the PhD in Educational Research and Mathematics from Louisiana State University. I am very familiar with the subject. I utilize the graphing calculator and the computer as necessary in order to clarify concepts taught. I enjoy teaching calculus and seeing the student learn. I look forward to working with you.
Geometry,

Geometry

I have taught courses requiring the extensive knowledge of geometry for over 20 years. I hold the B.S. and M.S. Degrees in Mathematics, as well as the PhD Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. My doctoral work was done at Louisiana State University. I am well qualified to meet your tutorial needs in geometry.
Prealgebra,

Prealgebra

I have taught Prealgebra for over ten years. I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I am familiar with current research in the teaching of this course. I am able to teach at the student's pace. I have had tremendous success in my classes.
Precalculus,

Precalculus

I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I have taught precalculus at the university level for more than 20 years using the computer and the graphing calculator. I am patient with the learner and I am careful to advance at the learner's pace. I look forward to working with you.
SAT Math

SAT Math

I have taught Precalculus courses at the university level for more than 20 years, including algebra, trigonometry, finite mathematics, probability and statistics. I employ both the computer and the graphing calculator when necessary. I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I will tutor at your pace so that your learning will be comprehensive.

Math

ACT Math,

ACT Math

I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research with a Mathematics Minor from LSU. I hold a M.S. Degree, a M.A. Degree and a B.S. Degree in Mathematics. I have taught algebra, trigonometry, calculus, probability and finite mathematics at the university level for over 20 years. I am highly qualified to tutor the course. I am patient with the learner and I am careful to advance at the learner's pace. I look forward to working with you.
Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I have taught Algebra 1 at the university level for more than 10 years. I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I employ both the computer and a graphing calculator in order to explain important concepts. I am sure that I will be able to assist you in learning these concepts.
Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

I have taught mathematics courses at the university level, for undergraduate and graduate courses. The courses that I have taught at the undergraduate level include college algebra, trigonometry, business calculus, calculus, finite mathematics and math analysis.
Calculus,

Calculus

I have taught calculus for over 20 years at the University level. I hold the PhD in Educational Research and Mathematics from Louisiana State University. I am very familiar with the subject. I utilize the graphing calculator and the computer as necessary in order to clarify concepts taught. I enjoy teaching calculus and seeing the student learn. I look forward to working with you.
Finite Math,

Finite Math

I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research with a Mathematics Minor from LSU. I hold a M.S. Degree, a M.A. Degree and a B.S. Degree in Mathematics. I have taught Finite Mathematics at the University level for over 20 years. I am highly qualified to tutor the course. I am patient with the learner and I am careful to advance at the learner's pace. I look forward to working with you.
Geometry,

Geometry

I have taught courses requiring the extensive knowledge of geometry for over 20 years. I hold the B.S. and M.S. Degrees in Mathematics, as well as the PhD Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. My doctoral work was done at Louisiana State University. I am well qualified to meet your tutorial needs in geometry.
Prealgebra,

Prealgebra

I have taught Prealgebra for over ten years. I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I am familiar with current research in the teaching of this course. I am able to teach at the student's pace. I have had tremendous success in my classes.
Precalculus,

Precalculus

I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I have taught precalculus at the university level for more than 20 years using the computer and the graphing calculator. I am patient with the learner and I am careful to advance at the learner's pace. I look forward to working with you.
Probability,

Probability

I hold the BS and the MS degrees in Mathematics. I hold the PhD degree in Educational Research and Mathematics from Louisiana State University. I have taught courses involving probability and statistics for over 20 years. I know that I am qualified to assist you with your tutorial needs.
SAT Math,

SAT Math

I have taught Precalculus courses at the university level for more than 20 years, including algebra, trigonometry, finite mathematics, probability and statistics. I employ both the computer and the graphing calculator when necessary. I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I will tutor at your pace so that your learning will be comprehensive.
Trigonometry

Trigonometry

I have a Ph.D. in Educational Research and Mathematics. I have taught trigonometry at the university level for more than 20 years. I enjoy the subject and I enjoy teaching the subject. I would love to work with you at your pace in order to get you understand trigonometry.

Most Popular

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I have taught Algebra 1 at the university level for more than 10 years. I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I employ both the computer and a graphing calculator in order to explain important concepts. I am sure that I will be able to assist you in learning these concepts.
Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

I have taught mathematics courses at the university level, for undergraduate and graduate courses. The courses that I have taught at the undergraduate level include college algebra, trigonometry, business calculus, calculus, finite mathematics and math analysis.
Calculus,

Calculus

I have taught calculus for over 20 years at the University level. I hold the PhD in Educational Research and Mathematics from Louisiana State University. I am very familiar with the subject. I utilize the graphing calculator and the computer as necessary in order to clarify concepts taught. I enjoy teaching calculus and seeing the student learn. I look forward to working with you.
Geometry,

Geometry

I have taught courses requiring the extensive knowledge of geometry for over 20 years. I hold the B.S. and M.S. Degrees in Mathematics, as well as the PhD Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. My doctoral work was done at Louisiana State University. I am well qualified to meet your tutorial needs in geometry.
Prealgebra,

Prealgebra

I have taught Prealgebra for over ten years. I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I am familiar with current research in the teaching of this course. I am able to teach at the student's pace. I have had tremendous success in my classes.
Precalculus

Precalculus

I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I have taught precalculus at the university level for more than 20 years using the computer and the graphing calculator. I am patient with the learner and I am careful to advance at the learner's pace. I look forward to working with you.

Summer

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I have taught Algebra 1 at the university level for more than 10 years. I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I employ both the computer and a graphing calculator in order to explain important concepts. I am sure that I will be able to assist you in learning these concepts.
Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

I have taught mathematics courses at the university level, for undergraduate and graduate courses. The courses that I have taught at the undergraduate level include college algebra, trigonometry, business calculus, calculus, finite mathematics and math analysis.
Calculus,

Calculus

I have taught calculus for over 20 years at the University level. I hold the PhD in Educational Research and Mathematics from Louisiana State University. I am very familiar with the subject. I utilize the graphing calculator and the computer as necessary in order to clarify concepts taught. I enjoy teaching calculus and seeing the student learn. I look forward to working with you.
Geometry,

Geometry

I have taught courses requiring the extensive knowledge of geometry for over 20 years. I hold the B.S. and M.S. Degrees in Mathematics, as well as the PhD Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. My doctoral work was done at Louisiana State University. I am well qualified to meet your tutorial needs in geometry.
SAT Math

SAT Math

I have taught Precalculus courses at the university level for more than 20 years, including algebra, trigonometry, finite mathematics, probability and statistics. I employ both the computer and the graphing calculator when necessary. I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I will tutor at your pace so that your learning will be comprehensive.

Test Preparation

ACT Math,

ACT Math

I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research with a Mathematics Minor from LSU. I hold a M.S. Degree, a M.A. Degree and a B.S. Degree in Mathematics. I have taught algebra, trigonometry, calculus, probability and finite mathematics at the university level for over 20 years. I am highly qualified to tutor the course. I am patient with the learner and I am careful to advance at the learner's pace. I look forward to working with you.
SAT Math

SAT Math

I have taught Precalculus courses at the university level for more than 20 years, including algebra, trigonometry, finite mathematics, probability and statistics. I employ both the computer and the graphing calculator when necessary. I hold the Ph.D. Degree in Educational Research and Mathematics. I will tutor at your pace so that your learning will be comprehensive.

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Reviews


Excellent teacher

Dr. D. was able to get my son to understand his homework AND he was personable. He was able to connect and teach my sixth grader. Patient and kind do yourself a favor and book now!

Dee, 1 lesson with Preston

Great teacher, very professional and patient

Preston D. really helped me learn and understand how to do slopes and plotting slopes. I look forward to working with him with him again soon.

Monique, 1 lesson with Preston

Great teacher, very patient and knowledgeable

Fantastic teacher, very knowledgeable, very patient and made sure I got good practice. He also wrote out notes for me for further review. I would recommend Preston D to anyone in need of calculus tutoring.

Zacharya, 2 lessons with Preston

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