Over 100 tutoring hours

Patricia G.

Houston, TX

$50/hour

Prealgebra - Algebra II Tutor

Background check passed as of 9/11/14
4.9 average from 58 ratings
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— Danielle, Cypress, TX on 2/20/16

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Lamar University
University of Southern California
MBA

Education

Lamar University

University of Southern California (MBA)

About Patricia

For the last thirteen years, I have been working as an adjunct instructor in the area of developmental mathematics at Houston Community College System (HCCS) and Lone Star College (Fairbanks Center). I teach all levels of the developmental math classes. I enjoy working in this environment, because the student population is rather diverse. Whether the students are young or old, I seem to relate well with them. Most of the students who come in at this level simply hate math or else they fear it. I enjoy the process of helping them see the simplicity of math by stressing the rules. Eventually, they develop confidence in their own abilities, and they realize that there is nothing to fear. For the last thirteen years, I have been working as an adjunct instructor in the area of developmental mathematics at Houston Community College System (HCCS) and Lone Star College (Fairbanks Center). I teach all levels of the developmental Read more

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Travels within 20 miles of Houston, TX 77041
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"Amazing teacher"

- Danielle, Cypress, TX on 2/20/16
Patricia replied on 2/21/2016

Danielle,
Thank you so much for the awesome feedback. It is truly appreciated.

"Very Patient"

- Michele, Houston, TX on 12/13/14
Patricia replied on 12/14/2014

Michele,

Thank you so much for your kind feedback. It is truly appreciated!

Pat

"Excellent tutor!"

- Justin, Houston, TX on 12/15/12

"Great tutor!"

- Patricia, Houston, TX on 12/14/12
Test Preparation:
ACT Math,
GED,
PSAT,
SAT Math
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math

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ACT Math

Topics covered include the following: triangles, circles, and squares, word problems, algebra quadratics, exponents/roots, absolute values and inequalities, direct variations, functions and graphs, integers, polynomial factors, permutations and combinations.

Algebra 1

Topics include basic algebraic operations, elementary equations, laws of integral exponents, factoring and radical notation, rational expressions and the introduction to the Cartesian coordinate system.

Algebra 2

Topics include basic algebraic operations, elementary equations, laws of integral exponents, factoring and radical notation, rational expressions and an introduction to the Cartesian coordinate system.

Elementary Math

Topics include factors, multiples, primes, composites, divisibility tests, exponents, and word problem applications.

GED

The covered subjects include math, science, writing, reading, and social studies. Students are assisted with their problem solving and critical thinking skills.

Prealgebra

Topics include basic arithmetical operations on integers and rational numbers, order of operations, introduction to basic geometric concepts, simplification of algebraic expressions and techniques of solving simple linear equations.

PSAT

Topics covered include the following: triangles, circles, and squares, word problems, algebra quadratics, exponents/roots, absolute values and inequalities, direct variations, functions and graphs, integers, and polynomial factors.

SAT Math

Topics covered include the following: triangles, circles and squares, word problems, algebra quadratics, exponents/roots, absolute values and inequalities, direct variations, functions and graphs,integers, and polynomial factors.

Lamar University
University of Southern California
MBA

Education

Lamar University

University of Southern California (MBA)

Amazing teacher — Ms. Pat is awesome and patient and knows how to explain problems and equations simply. She makes math FUN!! I'm so eager to take my math test now. ...

— Danielle, Cypress, TX on 2/20/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Travel policy

Patricia will travel within 20 miles of Houston, TX 77041.