...I have experience working with non-native English speakers as well. I have been tutoring test prep for seven years and SAT math is something I particularly love to teach. As someone who once struggled with math myself, I am particularly able to understand where students tend to get stuck.
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...I have been teaching swimming to 6th through 8th graders as a volunteer at the Hilltop YMCA in Richmond, CA once a week for the past 10 months. Previously, I worked several summers lifeguarding and teaching swimming from 1987-1990. I have two degrees in Natural Resources (B.S. from University o...
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...I apply this basic idea to different prealgebra concepts and demonstrate how each concept is relevant to "real life". I've found this to be the most effective and meaningful method in my experience tutoring this subject. While at MIT, I took Biochemistry and received an A in the class.
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...I have experience teaching Geometry to students with learning difficulties. I have tutored students in Geometry and over the summer to prepare for Geometry. I like to make Geometry as visual and tactile as possible for my students so I use methods like origami, studying patterns, cutting and pasting, and even clay to make the subject come alive.
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...However, we can also describe the process of reworking each draft as proofreading. One good way to proofread is to read the paper aloud, especially if this is your final version. Reading aloud from a typed copy should allow you to spot typing errors, such as words left out or misspelled words (...
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