Derek W.

Derek W.


Greensboro, NC 27410

Will travel 20 miles

$30 per hour.

4.85 136 ratings

Innovative Va Tech BSEE and UVa MBA Grad Specializing in Math

I absolutely love helping people understand math better. I have been tutoring math since my sophomore year at Virginia Tech--eons ago. I have been a 'numbers person' all my life. I enjoyed math as a kid. I majored in electrical engineering in college. I enjoyed tutoring college math, engineering, and calculus during my days at Virginia Tech. After graduation, I worked as an engineer for a few years before returning to school. Some of my favorite moments were in helping high school students... [more]

Algebra 1

I have tutored central Virginia students in Algebra I since 2006.

Algebra 2

I have tutored central Virginia students enrolled in Algebra 2 courses since 2010.


I taught calculus workshops to entering Virginia Tech freshman as an undergraduate engineering student to supplement lectures by professors and graduate assistants.


I have assisted central Virginia students with Geometry since 2010.


I've assisted students enrolled in physics courses at John Tyler Community College.


I have tutored central Virginia students in elementary school math and prealgebra since 2006. I have also taught prealgebra as a middle school math teacher.


I have tutored students enrolled in Precalculus courses at Richard Bland College, John Tyler Community College, and at central Virginia high schools since 2007.


I have been tutoring Trigonometry as a part of Precalculus and Advanced Algebra/Trigonometry courses since 2009.

SAT Math

I have taught SAT Math Prep workshops for Richmond Public School students and I have assisted individual students with SAT Math prep. Most recently, I helped a student prepare for the December 5, 2015 SAT.


I assisted a young lady with her ASVAB in January 2016, helping her increase her score over 25 points and obtain the MOS of her choice.



I have experience preparing students for various forms of standardized tests, including the SSAT, PSAT, SAT, ACT, PRAXIS I, ASVAB, COMPASS, ACCUPLACER, GED, and Virginia SOL.

ACT Math

I have helped students prepare for standardized math tests since 2011, including the ACT, SAT, GRE, and SSAT.


I have taught and tutored SOL subjects since 2006. I have tutored and taught extensively all math SOL subjects. I have also tutored SOL subjects in science, reading, and social studies/history.