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AJ J.

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"Hi, I'm AJ! I have always had a zeal for math -- and have felt the pain of having a teacher who made it difficult to learn. I graduated with my Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a minor in Mathematics. I believe every student is capable of excelling in math!

I began my tutoring career by helping my friends in class while in high school. I was then asked by the school to take on a more...

"Hi, I'm AJ! I have always had a zeal for math -- and have felt the pain of having a teacher who made it difficult to learn. I graduated with my Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a minor in Mathematics. I believe every student is capable of excelling in math!

I began my tutoring career by helping my friends in class while in high school. I was then asked by the school to take on a more official tutoring role and worked several hours a week with students. During my 5 years in college, I worked as a certified math tutor on campus for 20+ hours a week helping hundreds of students. Our tutoring center employed several math tutors, but I often had students who only wanted to come in when I was available. One student told me that she appreciated how I would dedicate my full attention to helping her, not being distracted by my phone or other students, and had her engaged in the problem without simply supplying her with the answer. Another student said he liked the excitement I brought to the learning environment and how I encouraged him that 'failing is a part of the learning journey'.

I believe every student is capable of excelling in math! I now have 8+ years of mixed experience between working as a certified tutor at a university and private tutoring for subjects including K-12, college, and test prep. I can be a resource for each student to grow and deepen their understanding of math and how it applies to their everyday life -- along with passing necessary courses in school or testing.

How I Tutor:

I work one on one with students in an interactive and engaging session. Students who I work with usually want to work through homework, assignments, prepare for tests, and review previous tests. I ask for the course schedule and/or certified test coverage so that I can proactively create a learning path to provide to each student. We will regularly review the learning path to see where we need to work on and how to prepare for the next step. As part of the learning path, I prepare additional problems o" less...

Details

fee: $30 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 40 miles
meeting type: either in-person or online

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website: on file

Education and Qualifications

certified: AJ J. is a certified tutor

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Engineering

Pelham, AL 35124

Subjects Tutored

Algebra 1 - Algebra 2 - Calculus - Prealgebra - Trigonometry - SAT Math - GED - Elementary Math