...I begin any tutoring assignment by reviewing the student?s algebra 1 basics, because students need good algebra skills to do well in geometry. I also make sure to reinforce the basic definitions (line, angle, triangle, etc.) with multiple illustrations and examples, if needed. Finally, I make sure both the student and the parent keep track of assignments and upcoming quizzes and tests.
Collegeville, PAView Tutor
...It upsets me when I hear students say, 'I'm just not good in math!' Comments like that typically mean that a math teacher along the way wasn't able to present the material in a way that made sense to the student. I've never met a student who didn't understand once we as a team figured out how t...
Paoli, PAView Tutor
...I look forward to helping students who understand the value of a good education in today's competitive world. I have years of experience in all the language arts, and I am knowledgeable in state standards and Core Curriculum. I have written curriculum and evaluated test questions for state testing.
Wilmington, DEView Tutor
...I have tutored a high school student in chemistry for about a year, during which time the student increased her confidence in the subject and maintained an A grade. I am very excited to share my love of learning with you and help make subjects fun and approachable. If you or your child would li...
Swarthmore, PAView Tutor
...I was born in St.Petersburg (former Leningrad) where I got MS in Optical Engineering and PhD in Applied Mathematics and Physics. Since 1993 I have been living in the USA, where I continue my professional activity. I also conduct private tutoring to share my knowledge, to teach, mentor and coach preschool, elementary, middle, high school, and college students.
Philadelphia, PAView Tutor