...I have worked successfully with students of all abilities, and my students (and their parents) tell me they are so relieved to finally understand math and not be made to feel dumb or lazy for not understanding. Confidence can be very powerful. I tutor Algebra, Pre-algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, and SAT prep.
Concord, MAView Tutor
...Older Students: I work with older students to help them prepare for standardized tests such as the SSAT, the ISEE, the PSAT, the SAT, and the GRE. I also teach ESL to international students, helping them to improve their reading, writing, and speaking skills, and to achieve success on standardi...
Lexington, MAView Tutor
...I help my students with "SAT Math" by a) expanding and deepening their understanding of the ideas behind Mathematics; b) showing them how to think on their feet and apply basic Mathematical concepts in novel situations; and c) pointing out a number of helpful "Have you ever noticed how..." facts ...
Shirley, MAView Tutor
Communication is the most important part of teaching. Often students are performing poorly because they do not understand the underlying concepts needed for their success. By listening to a student's concerns and probing with Socratic questions, great progress can be achieved.
Woburn, MAView Tutor
...For ACT Math, I review with students the concepts they need to know for the test. We also discuss how to approach questions that they don't know how to do, using "backwards" strategies, learning how to make good estimations and eliminating answer choices. Students often worry about the ACT Science section, but truth is, they don't need to study any science at all.
Wellesley Hills, MAView Tutor