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Hollin V.

Ruston, LA

$40/hour

Statistics and Mathematics Tutor

300+ Hours
Background check passed as of 2/23/11
4.9 average from 99 ratings
Explains math in understandable way!
— Noah, Lillie, LA on 3/8/15

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Louisiana Tech University
Mathematics
Louisiana Tech University
Master's

Education

Louisiana Tech University (Mathematics)

Louisiana Tech University (Master's)

About Hollin

Hello! I am a recent graduate of the Master's degree program in Mathematics at Louisiana Tech University.

I have tutored and taught mathematics and statistics in variety of settings for over 11 years. I have taught and tutored college students at Louisiana Tech University in mathematics ranging from algebra to trigonometry, calculus, and differential equations. I also have experience working for Learning Tech Quest School, a school which focuses on teaching and supporting elementary to middle school children with learning disabilities. In addition, I have spent two years working as an online algebra I and II tutor.

I have a holistic approach to tutoring. That means I don't only go over the material, I work with you to discover strengths and address weaknesses in your approach to learning and doing math. This includes working through math or test anxiety, developing problem solving strategies and techniques, and improving study habits and skills. I will help you learn how to learn.

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Hello! I am a recent graduate of the Master's degree program in Mathematics at Louisiana Tech University.

I have tutored and taught mathematics and statistics in variety of settings for over 11 years. I have taught and tutored college students at Louisiana Tech University in mathematics ranging from algebra to trigonometry, calculus,
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Cancellation
1 hour notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Ruston, LA 71270
Background Check: Passed

"Explains math in understandable way!"

- Noah, Lillie, LA on 3/8/15
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Differential Equations, Discrete Math, Elementary Math, GED, Geometry, GRE, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
Science:
ACT Science, Biology, Praxis
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, ASVAB, GED, GRE, Praxis,
SAT Math
Special Needs:
ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Dyslexia, Elementary Math, Study Skills
Elementary Education:
ADHD, Elementary Math, Study Skills
Business:
GRE

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Approved subjects

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Praxis

I took the Praxis 0061 test (high school math content exam) in June of 2011. I scored a 173, which is within the top 15% of test takers, earning an award of excellence from ETS. I am comfortable helping others prepare for this test.

Study Skills

I graduated from the honors program at Louisiana Tech University with a B.Sc. in mathematics. Over my years in school I have learned to develop the study skills I needed to succeed.

I also have over 5 years of experience in tutoring, mostly in the area of mathematics. I have noticed how important study skills are to the success of students in mathematics. That is why I always address study habits and skills during my tutoring sessions. I help each of my students to develop a study system that works for them. I also keep up-to-date with the latest research into study methods so that my students can benefit from this knowledge.

Louisiana Tech University
Mathematics
Louisiana Tech University
Master's

Education

Louisiana Tech University (Mathematics)

Louisiana Tech University (Master's)

Explains math in understandable way!

Hollin tutored our son in Trig. She did a fantastic job. She explained it so that he understood it, and went through problems with him step-by-step. He doesn't feel comfortable asking questions in class, but did much better in a one-on-one basis. He had already had to drop Trig twice, but with Hollin's tutoring, finally passed it this Quarter. Hollin was quick to respond to any communications, and

— Noah, Lillie, LA on 3/8/15

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Travel policy

Hollin will travel within 30 miles of Ruston, LA 71270.