...Over the decade or so that I've been tutoring I've found that I really can't teach memorization. Instead, I teach my students how to draw numerous conclusions from a very small pool of baseline facts. As someone who has tried the "cram and regurgitate" approach to academics, I can tell you firsthand that the methodology does not work.
Burbank, CAView Tutor
...On the other hand, sometimes the student just needs to hear a concept explained in a different way. I have a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from Wesleyan University. In college, I was a course assistant for Calculus 1, Multivariable Calculus, and Linear Algebra.
Los Angeles, CAView Tutor
...One of my more touching moments was having a student come in with their mother in tow, pointing at me saying, "He's the one who helped me understand math!" It's those moments that I strive for, and I love the "Ah ha!" look in a students eyes when they reach a realization on their own, when they s...
Canoga Park, CAView Tutor
...Around the same time I became an instructor for the math only tutoring company "Mathnasium." I have a degree in Mathematics and I have ran Mathnasium Learning centers for the past 6 years. A year later I was hired by Mathnasium's corporate head quarters to work directly with Mathnasium's founder...
Winnetka, CAView Tutor
...Two of my four PSAT students have been awarded National Merit Semifinalist awards, both on the new format of the test. I have also served as a college adviser for dozens of students and can assist with applications and essays as well as offer general advice with the college application process. ...
North Hills, CAView Tutor