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Peyton W.

Raleigh, NC

$30/hour

Successful student with a strong grasp of the learning process!

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5.0 average from 2 ratings
Patient and very helpful.
— JAYNA, Raleigh, NC on 7/8/16

$30/Hour


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North Carolina State University
Chemistry, Biology

Education

North Carolina State University (Chemistry, Biology)

About Peyton

Although I'm a new tutor, I've had a lot of experience teaching others. In high school I started a Rubik's Cube club to teach others how to solve the Rubik's Cube in under a minute, and was involved in tutoring for Beta Club among other things. My teaching style is described by others as clear and concise, with a strong ability to take complicated ideas and reduce them to understandable thoughts. I am very excited to take the skills I've developed over the years and help people interested in improving their understanding of math and science!

Besides tutoring, my interests include weightlifting and running, growing plants (african violets are the best!), Rubik's Cube speedsolving, and Super Smash Bros 4! I believe having a wide range of interests is important for a tutor, because learning how to be successful at many different activities is key to understanding how the mind best learns unfamiliar material. Additionally, being well-rounded teaches discipline, patience, and respect for others, which I believe are traits that set me apart from other tutors.

Received an A+ in Calculus III and an A in Differential Equations. Scored a 5 on the Calc AB exam and a 4 on the Calc BC exam. Participated in the M^3 math challenge as a junior in high school.

Received an A+ in General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry I and II, and Engineering Physics I and II. Scored a 5 on the Physics AP exam and an 800 on the Physics SAT. Currently engaged in undergraduate research for Organic Chemistry.
Although I'm a new tutor, I've had a lot of experience teaching others. In high school I started a Rubik's Cube club to teach others how to solve the Rubik's Cube in under a minute, and was involved in tutoring for Beta Club among other things. My teaching style is described by others as clear and concise, with a strong ability to take complicated Read more

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Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Raleigh, NC 27606
In-person lessons

"Patient and very helpful."

- JAYNA, Raleigh, NC on 7/8/16

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Organic Chemistry

I have been very successful as an organic chemistry student, receiving an A+ in both Organic Chemistry I and II. I will be taking additional graduate level coursework next semester. Currently, I am an undergraduate researcher in NCSU's Pierce Group working towards the synthesis and modification of marine natural products.

North Carolina State University
Chemistry, Biology

Education

North Carolina State University (Chemistry, Biology)

Patient and very helpful.

If you asked, Peyton would be willing to break things down to the bone! He was very prepared for the session, and came up with practice problems on the spot, which was very helpful!

— JAYNA, Raleigh, NC on 7/8/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $30.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Peyton will travel within 20 miles of Raleigh, NC 27606.