...Practice with both computation and problem solving makes students confident and successful. So often, I encounter students who know how to "follow the steps" but lack the understanding of why a problem is solved in a particular way or what the answer actually means. The use of the Common Core standards asks students to see the meaning behind the math--I can help give them that understanding.
Hanson, MAView Tutor
I have helped several students in this area. I provide: SAT/ACT preparation, help with the college search process, essay writing and proofreading assistance, help in preparing for various types of college placement exams(Accuplacer, TEAS, etc.), assistance in filling out the FAFSA and other financi...
Stoughton, MAView Tutor
...Teaching elementary science for me is an opportunity to help create a sense of wonder about the world around us. I love to explain how science develops, how scientists think, and how science can make everyday life better. Youngsters become more interested when they understand how they can use science in day-to-day life.
Weston, MAView Tutor
...I was valedictorian of my high school class, and I have an honors degree in math from Harvard. During college I was a Teaching Assistant in Harvard Extension College math courses, working with members of Cambridge community in a variety of subjects. After that, I worked for 35 years doing economic research and software development -- fields in which logic and math are used every day.
Waban, MAView Tutor
...I took three years of engineering and did very well. I tutored my friends in high school and have taught AP Calculus AB and BC with very good results. I have written two math books in pre-algebra and algebra I.
Medway, MAView Tutor