...Out of college I worked for Sylvan Learning Center, tutoring all levels for math, and running the math portion of the SAT program. During the day I was substitute teaching at Dartmouth High School, and tutoring students there for the MCAS. After two years there I took a full time position at Brockton High School where I taught for five years.
Taunton, MAView Tutor
...The Cooperative Admissions Exam (COOP) and the High School Placement Test (HSPT) are entrance exams for admission to Catholic high schools. The COOP consists of seven sections which test a student's verbal reasoning, reading, and language arts skills, as well as math skills. The HSPT is divided into five sections, and it also tests verbal and math skills.
Quincy, MAView Tutor
...Also, once someone grasps these concepts, they are rarely forgotten, even late in life. Most students understand almost everything they need to know, but lack enough practice with all types of problems to develop skill and confidence sufficient to do well on math tests. I can easily explain what's missing and provide the necessary practice.
Weston, MAView Tutor
...I realize the importance in finding the most efficient tutoring style for each student. I have used all types of games and methods to help keep math and reading fun and engaging. I believe it is important to make students realize it's exciting and important to learn.
South Weymouth, MAView Tutor
...In high school, I got a perfect score (36) on the ACT math section and a 740 on the SAT math section. While working with the Conservation Corps in Los Angeles, I discovered that I could teach Corps members studying for their GED courses. This was after spending years as a chemist, biologist, ma...
Canton, MAView Tutor