...That is the energy that I bring to my sessions. Throughout my life, I have striven to replace "impossible" with "challenging" and "I can't" with "I'm working on it." These are the same ideal that bring to my tutoring sessions. As I tutor, I believe in setting goals with my students and work with them to constantly and consistently work to exceed it.
Hyattsville, MDView Tutor
...In many math classrooms today, teachers show their students one way to solve a problem, and then the students simply mimic a series of steps. This approach does not promote conceptual understanding! Students need to be able to think critically and creatively when they face a new problem.
Washington, DCView Tutor
...Since then, I have worked with students from a variety of backgrounds and ages. During college, I volunteered at a community center as an elementary Math and Reading Skills Tutor. I also participated in a mentor-ship program at a local high school that included weekly tutoring and homework help.
Arlington, VAView Tutor
...I also took four advanced math courses in College. I have been tutoring students in Trigonometry for over 15 years. I have a PhD in chemistry from the University of Virginia and worked as a synthetic organic chemist.
Burke, VAView Tutor
...This experience reinforced the importance of breaking big ideas into smaller digestible pieces and finding a reasonable starting point, something someone does know. I earned the actuarial credential, Associate of the Society of Actuaries, by learning statistics and mathematical principles and de...
Reston, VAView Tutor