...After that, I worked for 35 years doing economic research and software development -- fields in which logic and math are used every day. Calculus can be a difficult subject, because it requires a degree of abstraction that most students have not seen before. It introduces concepts involving continuous change rather than equations and shapes that remain static.
Waban, MAView Tutor
...After teaching elementary school children in the classroom for 5 years, I spent the next 10 working 1:1 with some of the bravest students ever... youngsters at the Ronald McDonald House & Children's Hospital. Through these touching experiences, I truly saw the merits of setting individualized (y...
Canton, MAView Tutor
...I am also a freelance writer, and in general am as passionate about the humanities as I am about math and science. For the past two years, I've worked with one of the leading in-home tutoring groups in the area, helping students prepare for the SAT, ACT, SSAT, as well as various subject and Advanced Placement tests. I also worked regularly with students as an academic and writing tutor.
Sudbury, MAView Tutor
...By first developing a relationship of trust with each student, we can work together to also improve their overall attitude toward school, learning and homework. Dyslexia as defined by our mainstream culture is not curable. I don't see this issue through that lens.
Medfield, MAView Tutor
...I have often brought them back to grade level. And even more than that, some came to enjoy the challenge of math. The lights went on for me.
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