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Illinois Wesleyan University (Chemistry)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (PhD)
I recently moved to the Philadelphia area and would be happy to work with you on chemistry or math! I have tutored students in a variety of math and science subjects from the elementary through college levels. My expertise is in chemistry working with high school and college students. I recently completed my PhD in organic chemistry at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. I have a bachelor's degree in chemistry from Illinois Wesleyan University where I graduated magna cum laude. I have been tutoring students since high school and I have been working with Wyzant since September of 2009. I have worked with a variety of students, and I've learned to tailor my teaching style to the needs of my students.
I'm currently available evenings Monday-Thursday with more availability Friday-Sunday. I would be happy to offer a discount for multi-hour sessions, or for sessions taking place in the Fishtown neighborhood.
Please contact me if you have any questions at all! I recently moved to the Philadelphia area and would be happy to work with you on chemistry or math! I have tutored students in a variety of math and science subjects from the… Read more
For sessions last 2+ hours, I will charge $30/ hour. I will also charge $30/ hour for tutoring sessions in Fishtown or Kensington.
Jamie has worked with my sophomore to gain ground in Chemistry for 4 sessions. Each session gets more targeted, working up to comprehensive finals next week. My daughter is more confident and listens better as a result of her time with Jamie. And she now has a role model for a strong woman who loves science. Her words, "crazy smart"!
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I have a lot of experience teaching math to elementary and high school students. As a chemists, math is an important part of my job and I enjoy working with students in geometry and algebra. I use multiple strategies to explain concepts and work to find the approach that works best for you.
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