...I then teach them the basic principle of probability (# of favorable outcomes/ # of total outcomes). Next we work on Counting principles (nCr and nPr) followed by probability problems increasing in level of difficulty. I cover random variables and probability distributions. For fun we talk about gambling odds and the probability of winning the lottery.
Marlborough, MAView Tutor
...In my experience, there is not a very strong correlation between a student's success in Algebra and a student's success in Geometry. In fact, many students who are used to excelling in math find themselves struggling during their bout with Geometry. Geometry more visual-spacial, and often is presented via problems that are solved like a puzzle.
Needham, MAView Tutor
...After completing my MBA in 2008, I discovered tutoring as a part-time profession and never looked back. Over the years, I have helped countless high school students with SAT and ACT prep. I have helped students young (12-14) and old (26-35) and have experience teaching everything from the ISEE to the GMAT, even college-level microeconomics.
Needham Heights, MAView Tutor
...Much of my experience has been with high-functioning students with learning differences (dyslexia, Asperger's, ADHD, etc.), working to help them find ways to apply their strengths to the areas of concern. I have tutored high school math + science coursework, as well as general executive function...
Westford, MAView Tutor
...I can also provide enrichment and challenge activities to stretch students? understanding and help them experience the joy and excitement of math. As an elementary school teacher, I have also taught writing skills (including spelling) and creative writing, and I have led literature discussion gr...
Framingham, MAView Tutor