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Our Philosophy.

In order for you as a student to Prepare...Understand...Grow, you need someone in your corner who will Listen...Care...Understand...Share.

Tutoring is a long-term investment in your educational process. It takes more than a one-shot session to help you navigate the seas of academia. You need someone you can trust, confide in, believe is in your corner at all times.

We. Want. To. Help. All of us will admit to being caught in an academic pickle at some point in our learning careers. Please don't think of us as just a tutor...we want to form a long-term learning relationship with the student. We are your advocate. We strive to be the student's best friend.

Our Approach.

Parents. Peer pressure. Boyfriends, girlfriends, family issues. You're grounded, your dog died, you didn't make the team. And you are convinced your teacher is speaking Swahili and everyone else gets it, all of it...except you.

We all have been there. Even the smartest kid in the class struggles with something. (Maybe not math...but something. Promise.)

Our philosophy towards tutoring is that academic preparation for a subject is just one small factor contributing to a student's overall success.  We are your partner in the whole picture. We listen, we care, we understand, we share.

We are more than just math. We are more than just school. We are your academic partner in your preparation for life.

who are we?

Our "pack" consists of experienced tutors from all kinds of backgrounds - from Accounting to Zoology (get it? A to Z?)- in order to offer a comprehensive list of services to clients.

Katie
Katie
Deena
Deena
John
John

Alpha Dog, Founder and Tutor.
Katie Kimberling found a hidden love and natural talent for teaching more than twenty years ago. She has always incorporated some type of connection with teenagers and college students throughout her career(s). She has been tutoring as her full-time job for more than thirteen years. Katie attended Bowdoin College in Brunswick, ME, and holds a BS in Zoology and an MPH in Biostatistics/Epidemiology from OU (which her mother says qualifies her to clean up after elephants at the zoo).

Subjects: MATH 1643 (Business Pre-Calculus), MATH 1743 (Business Calculus 1), MATH 2123 (Business Calculus 2), ECON 2843 (Business Statistics), PSY 2003 (Psychology statistics), PSY 2113 (Psychology Research Methods 1), COMM 2513 (Communications Statistics)

'Veterinarian,' Tutor.
If you are "bleeding out" in Zoology or Biology, Deena is your "doc." She is an experienced Science Educator with a demonstrated history of working in the primary/secondary education industry. She earned her BS in Biology from Linfield College in McMinnville, OR, and a Secondary Science Education degree from OU. She has taught science - mainly Zoology and AP Environmental Science - at Moore High School since August 2001. She is the coolest science nerd you will ever meet.

Subjects: BIOL 1013 (Introduction to Biology), BIOL 1114 (Introduction to Zoology)

'Pharmacist', Tutor.
With his strong chemistry background, John can "cook up" the right solution to your learning needs. He received his Bachelors degree in Chemistry from Baylor University in 2014, and is now studying Chemical Engineering at OU. Growing up in Texas, he played baseball and football throughout high school. When he is not deriving or integrating equations, he enjoys bowling, watching sports, and cooking fajitas.

Subjects: General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physics, Geometry, Precalculus, Trigonometry, Calculus, ACT

Interested?

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