...My belief is that all people CAN learn, whether children or adults, but they just do so in different ways, (i.e. visual or auditory), and so I cater my tutoring style to my tutee's learning abilities. Being someone who loves studying metaphysics and philosophy, I believe in getting to the root o...
Watertown, MAView Tutor
...Students are 1st introduced to the use of logic in high school geometry, and this is a new skill to develop, and essential to complete proofs. This is the biggest help I give Geometry students - I have them approach a problem both from the conclusion, working backward ("for this to be true, what do I need? How can I get that?") and forward ("Given this, what does it do for me?
Acton, MAView Tutor
...I have also coached an adult skills clinic for two years. I developed and taught "A Crash Course in C" at MIT for 6 years. It was a 16-hour class covering all of the language.
Cambridge, MAView Tutor
...One of my Fall 2014 students completely changed perspective and performance on writing after working with me. I showed the student the main features of excellent academic papers. The student went from poor to top grades in a short amount of time.
Medford, 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