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Avery A.

Math and Physics Tutor Specializing in Academic Coaching

Math and Physics Tutor Specializing in Academic Coaching

$60/hour

  • 524 hours tutoring

  • Manassas, VA 20109

About Avery


Bio

"As I seek first to understand and then be understood," students engage the tutoring session.

With 25+ years tutor experience and BS/MS degrees in Physics, I am familiar with applied Math from Arithmetic through Statistics and beyond. My humble college start without college preparation classes in high school, helps me empathize with students in their academic struggles of all ages. Subsequently, my empathetic style involves helping students identify and master basics.

For 9 years, I...

"As I seek first to understand and then be understood," students engage the tutoring session.

With 25+ years tutor experience and BS/MS degrees in Physics, I am familiar with applied Math from Arithmetic through Statistics and beyond. My humble college start without college preparation classes in high school, helps me empathize with students in their academic struggles of all ages. Subsequently, my empathetic style involves helping students identify and master basics.

For 9 years, I trained hundreds of tutors and program administrators around the country as a Master Level Trainer for national professional certification program at different levels (Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced).

Moreover, I help students clearly communicate their thoughts, ideas, and explanations during face to face tutor sessions - very important for any tutor. Why is this important? As students practice more short and abbreviated communication through texting, Facebook, etc., they need assistance with sharing complete thoughts during the tutor sessions - especially Math and Science.


Education

Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Physics
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Masters

Policies

  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person and online
  • Hourly rate: $60 for in-person / $60 for online
  • Rate details: For 3 or more hours per week the rate is reduced to $55 per hour.
  • Travel policy: Within 12 miles of Manassas, VA 20109
  • Lesson cancellation: 8 hours notice required
  • Background check passed on 10/19/2017

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Business

Microsoft Excel,

Microsoft Excel

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied software usage for various assignments and projects). I have used MS Excel to help Physics students produce professional lab reports, draw graphs, and efficiently do calculations with formulas. I have used MS Excel to perform FDA trial statistical analysis of signals from glucose sensing prototype.
Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

I have an MS in Physics with 17 years technical experience writing/creating reports, memos, and letters using Microsoft Word; Wrote procedural manuals and government wide survey documents. I have been using MS Word for 5 self-publishing book projects (4 self-help and 1 Math Best Practices).

Computer

Microsoft Excel,

Microsoft Excel

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied software usage for various assignments and projects). I have used MS Excel to help Physics students produce professional lab reports, draw graphs, and efficiently do calculations with formulas. I have used MS Excel to perform FDA trial statistical analysis of signals from glucose sensing prototype.
Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

I have an MS in Physics with 17 years technical experience writing/creating reports, memos, and letters using Microsoft Word; Wrote procedural manuals and government wide survey documents. I have been using MS Word for 5 self-publishing book projects (4 self-help and 1 Math Best Practices).

Corporate Training

Microsoft Excel,

Microsoft Excel

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied software usage for various assignments and projects). I have used MS Excel to help Physics students produce professional lab reports, draw graphs, and efficiently do calculations with formulas. I have used MS Excel to perform FDA trial statistical analysis of signals from glucose sensing prototype.
Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

I have an MS in Physics with 17 years technical experience writing/creating reports, memos, and letters using Microsoft Word; Wrote procedural manuals and government wide survey documents. I have been using MS Word for 5 self-publishing book projects (4 self-help and 1 Math Best Practices).

Homeschool

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

BS & MS in Physics (applied math); 25+ years tutoring MS through College Math students; 9 years as professional tutor trainer at high schools and colleges; 3 years as online faculty mentor for Secondary Math teacher licensure candidates; 15 years in technical industry (applied Math); created Algebra workshop for tutors.
Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

BS & MS in Physics (applied math); 1 year of graduate courses toward MA in Applied Mathematics; 25+ years Algebra tutoring Math students; 3 years as online faculty mentor for Secondary Math teacher licensure candidates; created Algebra course retention workshop for tutors.
Calculus,

Calculus

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied Calculus). I took undergraduate Calculus I, II, & III, and graduate Adv. Engineering Mathematics and Mathematical Physics (involved Calculus). I have 25+ years tutoring Advanced Math.
Geometry,

Geometry

I have a BS & MS in Physics (Applied Geometry problems solved), and 30+ years tutoring Geometry related problems from middle school to college; created workshop for tutors uses Geometry for illustrations. I have 9 years tutor training and academic coaching experience.
Physics,

Physics

BS & MS in Physics ; 25+ years tutoring high school through College Physics students; 15+ years in technical research and industries.
Prealgebra,

Prealgebra

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied math) and 1 year of graduate courses toward MA in Applied Mathematics. I have 30+ years Pre-Algebra tutoring Math students. Icreated Algebra course retention workshop for tutors.
Precalculus,

Precalculus

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied math) and 30+ years tutoring middle school through College Pre-Calculus students. I have 3 years as online faculty mentor for Secondary Math teacher licensure candidates. I created Algebra workshop for tutors and academic support staff.
SAT Math

SAT Math

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied math). For 15+ years, I have shown students strategies for SAT Math test that compliment their regular course work. I created workshop for tutors that deals with the specific reasoning required for SAT style Math questions.

Math

ACT Math,

ACT Math

I have a BS and MS in Physics (Standardized ACT testing Math analytical skills). For 13+ years, I have shown students strategies for ACT Math test that compliment their regular course work. I created a workshop for tutors that deals with the specific reasoning required for ACT style Math questions.
Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

BS & MS in Physics (applied math); 25+ years tutoring MS through College Math students; 9 years as professional tutor trainer at high schools and colleges; 3 years as online faculty mentor for Secondary Math teacher licensure candidates; 15 years in technical industry (applied Math); created Algebra workshop for tutors.
Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

BS & MS in Physics (applied math); 1 year of graduate courses toward MA in Applied Mathematics; 25+ years Algebra tutoring Math students; 3 years as online faculty mentor for Secondary Math teacher licensure candidates; created Algebra course retention workshop for tutors.
Calculus,

Calculus

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied Calculus). I took undergraduate Calculus I, II, & III, and graduate Adv. Engineering Mathematics and Mathematical Physics (involved Calculus). I have 25+ years tutoring Advanced Math.
Geometry,

Geometry

I have a BS & MS in Physics (Applied Geometry problems solved), and 30+ years tutoring Geometry related problems from middle school to college; created workshop for tutors uses Geometry for illustrations. I have 9 years tutor training and academic coaching experience.
Physics,

Physics

BS & MS in Physics ; 25+ years tutoring high school through College Physics students; 15+ years in technical research and industries.
Prealgebra,

Prealgebra

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied math) and 1 year of graduate courses toward MA in Applied Mathematics. I have 30+ years Pre-Algebra tutoring Math students. Icreated Algebra course retention workshop for tutors.
Precalculus,

Precalculus

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied math) and 30+ years tutoring middle school through College Pre-Calculus students. I have 3 years as online faculty mentor for Secondary Math teacher licensure candidates. I created Algebra workshop for tutors and academic support staff.
SAT Math,

SAT Math

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied math). For 15+ years, I have shown students strategies for SAT Math test that compliment their regular course work. I created workshop for tutors that deals with the specific reasoning required for SAT style Math questions.
Trigonometry

Trigonometry

I have a BS & MS in Physics (Applied Trigonometry), and 30+ years tutoring problems using Trigonometry in Math courses and Physics; 15 years in technical industry (Applied Math). I created Algebra workshop involving Trigonometry for peer tutors, professsional tutors, and academic support staff.

Most Popular

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

BS & MS in Physics (applied math); 25+ years tutoring MS through College Math students; 9 years as professional tutor trainer at high schools and colleges; 3 years as online faculty mentor for Secondary Math teacher licensure candidates; 15 years in technical industry (applied Math); created Algebra workshop for tutors.
Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

BS & MS in Physics (applied math); 1 year of graduate courses toward MA in Applied Mathematics; 25+ years Algebra tutoring Math students; 3 years as online faculty mentor for Secondary Math teacher licensure candidates; created Algebra course retention workshop for tutors.
Calculus,

Calculus

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied Calculus). I took undergraduate Calculus I, II, & III, and graduate Adv. Engineering Mathematics and Mathematical Physics (involved Calculus). I have 25+ years tutoring Advanced Math.
Geometry,

Geometry

I have a BS & MS in Physics (Applied Geometry problems solved), and 30+ years tutoring Geometry related problems from middle school to college; created workshop for tutors uses Geometry for illustrations. I have 9 years tutor training and academic coaching experience.
Physics,

Physics

BS & MS in Physics ; 25+ years tutoring high school through College Physics students; 15+ years in technical research and industries.
Prealgebra,

Prealgebra

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied math) and 1 year of graduate courses toward MA in Applied Mathematics. I have 30+ years Pre-Algebra tutoring Math students. Icreated Algebra course retention workshop for tutors.
Precalculus

Precalculus

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied math) and 30+ years tutoring middle school through College Pre-Calculus students. I have 3 years as online faculty mentor for Secondary Math teacher licensure candidates. I created Algebra workshop for tutors and academic support staff.

Science

Physics

Physics

BS & MS in Physics ; 25+ years tutoring high school through College Physics students; 15+ years in technical research and industries.

Summer

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

BS & MS in Physics (applied math); 25+ years tutoring MS through College Math students; 9 years as professional tutor trainer at high schools and colleges; 3 years as online faculty mentor for Secondary Math teacher licensure candidates; 15 years in technical industry (applied Math); created Algebra workshop for tutors.
Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

BS & MS in Physics (applied math); 1 year of graduate courses toward MA in Applied Mathematics; 25+ years Algebra tutoring Math students; 3 years as online faculty mentor for Secondary Math teacher licensure candidates; created Algebra course retention workshop for tutors.
Calculus,

Calculus

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied Calculus). I took undergraduate Calculus I, II, & III, and graduate Adv. Engineering Mathematics and Mathematical Physics (involved Calculus). I have 25+ years tutoring Advanced Math.
Geometry,

Geometry

I have a BS & MS in Physics (Applied Geometry problems solved), and 30+ years tutoring Geometry related problems from middle school to college; created workshop for tutors uses Geometry for illustrations. I have 9 years tutor training and academic coaching experience.
Physics,

Physics

BS & MS in Physics ; 25+ years tutoring high school through College Physics students; 15+ years in technical research and industries.
SAT Math

SAT Math

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied math). For 15+ years, I have shown students strategies for SAT Math test that compliment their regular course work. I created workshop for tutors that deals with the specific reasoning required for SAT style Math questions.

Test Preparation

ACT Math,

ACT Math

I have a BS and MS in Physics (Standardized ACT testing Math analytical skills). For 13+ years, I have shown students strategies for ACT Math test that compliment their regular course work. I created a workshop for tutors that deals with the specific reasoning required for ACT style Math questions.
SAT Math

SAT Math

I have a BS & MS in Physics (applied math). For 15+ years, I have shown students strategies for SAT Math test that compliment their regular course work. I created workshop for tutors that deals with the specific reasoning required for SAT style Math questions.

Ratings and Reviews


Rating

4.9 (164 ratings)
5 star
(148)
4 star
(12)
3 star
(3)
2 star
(0)
1 star
(1)

Reviews


Knowledgeable tutor

Avery helped my son's AP Physics 2. My son is taking the class through online because his high school doesn't offer it. Avery answers every question and helped from the basic which is related from AP Physics 1. My son and I are very happy for his tutoring and will continue study with him through out the year. Strongly recommend!

Soo, 12 lessons with Avery

Great Coach

Avery is so efficient, he knows how to pass the ball and score while tutoring. He met me at my line of thinking and showed me a path to the hoop. He is very flexible and reliable.

Montrelle, 4 lessons with Avery

Great initial session

Avery was great at helping my son break down and process his geometry problems. There is definitely a method to his madness and at the end my son was able to see how Avery suggestions helped him to work through the problems and gain a better understanding. I also appreciated after the session Avery sending other information he thought would be helpful. We will definitely use him again.

Erica, 1 lesson with Avery

Knowledgeable and patient tutor!

Avery always knows what he’s talking about! He still hasn’t given up on me, even when I make it very, very easy for him to!!

Abby, 14 lessons with Avery

Motivating for teens!

My son was struggling with Trig/Algebra II. Avery’s lively personality kept him laughing. Avery quickly figured out where my son was confused. He made my son explain, show, and understand the problem solving procedures. I would definitely recommend him.

Michelle, 5 lessons with Avery

Professional and knowledgeable tutor

We have been working with Avery for several weeks and we saw an almost immediate improvement in my daughter's grades and understanding of concepts. He is very patient with my daughter and she enjoys working with him. We expect to continue with Avery and to see continued improvement in my daughter's confidence and scores. We have recommended Avery to friends as well.

Liz, 10 lessons with Avery

Excellent!!

My son just started with Avery this past week and for the first time in a very long time, I have seen a sparkle come back into his eyes about his AP Calc BC class. He knows his C can come up now and he is not stuck. He just needed the right coaching and encouragement. We are meeting Avery 3 times this week because my son is so inspired to get this going. He has also staged his ACT math section questions for a later session to ask him about those few as well. Avery is going to be an amazing resource for my son this semester!

Virginia, 11 lessons with Avery

Pleasant, knowledgeable and patient tutor.

Avery spent the hour with my son making sure he understood the fundamentals of problem solving. Instead of immediately reacting to the problem, Avery stressed to him how to decompose the question into its fundamental parts.

Pete, 1 lesson with Avery

Making Progress

You are doing amazing work with my daughter! She feels comfortable working with you, she is learning, and she is becoming more confident! She hasn’t complained about math in over two weeks! Thank you, thank you, thank you!

Nicole, 5 lessons with Avery
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$60/hour

Avery A.

$60/hour

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