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Malkia P.

Vienna, VA

$43/hour

American U. Grad Offering Math, Science & History

In-person lessons
1000+ Hours
Background check passed as of 11/20/13
4.7 average from 280 ratings
Highly Recommended Tutor
— Lorraine, Arlington, VA on 10/10/14

$43/Hour


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American University
EnvironmentalStudies

Education

American University (EnvironmentalStudies)

About Malkia

I am offering tutoring in math, science, history and MS Excel. I really enjoyed those subjects when I was in school, and I still do. I was the kid who always wanted to sit in the front and answer the teacher's questions.

I was a science major at American University, and worked in that field for a few years. I most recently I have been working as the office manager of a small company. I am a very organized person by nature, and people often ask if I am a veteran (which I am not). I enjoy explaining complicated information to people, and I do that regularly with the type of work that I do.

I also normally give homework and quizzes to regularly assess if the student is understanding what is being taught. I've tutored a number of students over the past couple of years, and I help them get the grades they want.

I look forward to meeting you and helping you to achieve your academic goals.
I am offering tutoring in math, science, history and MS Excel. I really enjoyed those subjects when I was in school, and I still do. I was the kid who always wanted to sit in the front and answer the teacher's questions.

I was a science major at American University, and worked in that field for a few years. I most recently I have been
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Policies
Cancellation
6 hours notice required

If there is a cancellation within 6 hours of the scheduled meeting time, I charge a $25 cancellation fee. Group rates are $30/hour for each additional student.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Vienna, VA 22180
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Highly Recommended Tutor"

- Lorraine, Arlington, VA on 10/10/14

"Very Pleased"

- LaShawn, Fort Washington, MD on 12/18/15

"very patient"

- Carolyn, White Plains, MD on 12/9/15

"Very good"

- Sybil, Springfield, VA on 10/12/15

"Patient Tutor"

- Gabrielle, Springfield, VA on 9/29/15

"Great Tutor"

- Yevette, District Heights, MD on 9/23/13

"Very patient."

- Danielle, Upper Marlboro, MD on 5/21/13

"GREAT!!!!!"

- Charles, Fort Washington, MD on 5/2/13

"A great tutor in multiple disciplines!"

- Heather, Gambrills, MD on 3/14/13

"Excellent beginning"

- Darlene, Brandywine, MD on 3/7/12

"Pleasant and Prepared"

- Tara, Bowie, MD on 2/23/12
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary Math, Geometry, Microsoft Excel, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
Science:
Biology, Elementary Science, Physical Science, PSAT
Test Preparation:
PSAT, SAT Math, SSAT
Computer:
Microsoft Access,
Microsoft Excel
History:
American History, European History, Geography
Special Needs:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science
Business:
Microsoft Excel

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.

Microsoft Access

I first learned MS Access and MS Excel while working as a project assistant in 2000. I attended a two-day training course for MS Access in 2001. While working at that position until late 2007, I used MS Access to:
- Perform quality checks of climate change data models of methane emissions for the US Environmental Protection Agency.
- Design databases containing forms and queries, to manage data for analyses.
- Manage a data entry project.

I have been tutoring other students in MS Excel and would use similar techniques to tutor MS Access.

American University
EnvironmentalStudies

Education

American University (EnvironmentalStudies)

Highly Recommended Tutor

My son asked for a tutor after he was having trouble with Algebra 2. He has never used a tutor before. After only three lessons with Malkia, he has improved by moving up two letter grades in this class! She is a patient and talented tutor. Malkia has a calm and kind manner and explains concepts in an easy to understand way. My son is enjoying working with her. We highly recommend her.

— Lorraine, Arlington, VA on 10/10/14

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $43.00

Cancellation: 6 hours notice required

If there is a cancellation within 6 hours of the scheduled meeting time, I charge a $25 cancellation fee. Group rates are $30/hour for each additional student.

Travel policy

Malkia will travel within 10 miles of Vienna, VA 22180.