Melinda L.

Allentown, PA

$35/hour

Science Geek Melinda L

In-person lessons

Message Melinda

Send Melinda a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response shortly. Have you already emailed Melinda or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now

 Checking availability…
Please enter the tutor's email address.
Please enter the student's email address.
Please describe how you heard about us.
Replies in 2 days
Replies in 2 days

Receive responses from additional tutors

If you select this option, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.

Thomas Edison State College
Nat Sci Math
Stony Brook University
Graduate Coursework

Education

Thomas Edison State College (Nat Sci Math)

Stony Brook University (Graduate Coursework)

About Melinda

I'm a science geek who did some really cool graduate work folding molecules on a computer. I've worked at a Science Center to share my love of science with students, and have been studying and passed exams to teach middle school science. I've been a TA in Undergraduate Chemistry at Stony Brook University, and married a math-o-phobe who has now passed college algebra and statistics coursework.

I'm a very metaphor-oriented teacher. To make math and science sticky in your mind, you need to build connections with physical or mental objects and images. If you can understand the building blocks, you can build anything. I'll help you translate the facts of your coursework into knowledge. I really want to work with students from middle school to adults returning to school.

I look forward to working with you!
I'm a science geek who did some really cool graduate work folding molecules on a computer. I've worked at a Science Center to share my love of science with students, and have been studying and passed exams to teach middle school Read more

Policies
Cancellation
4 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Allentown, PA 18104
In-person lessons

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.

Thomas Edison State College
Nat Sci Math
Stony Brook University
Graduate Coursework

Education

Thomas Edison State College (Nat Sci Math)

Stony Brook University (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

Travel policy

Melinda will travel within 20 miles of Allentown, PA 18104.