...To do this, I often prepare games and worksheets which help make learning and skills practice more entertaining. Elementary students often need more variety and, occasionally, a sense of play during instruction to remain fully engaged. I enjoy working with younger students and helping to set them on a positive academic trajectory!
Stamford, CTView Tutor
...Sometime after the consultation or our first session, I will give you a full SAT test to practice on so we know where the student is. Most tutors do this and just go over the questions afterwards. My test comes with an evaluation table that categories each question by subject type.
Jackson Heights, NYView Tutor
...I keep students on track and engaged. MY PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND: I am currently teaching statistics and algebra at two local colleges. I also teach the math module for a local union apprentice program (mostly applications of geometry and trigonometry). I have passed all exams needed to be a certified NYS math teacher and only need to take education courses to pursue this career.
Ronkonkoma, NYView Tutor
There is something awesome about a concept clicking in someone's mind for the first time after a long time struggling. I can tell you it happened to me when I was learning about Loops in my Introductory Programming course in high school. It happened to me many times in college.
New York, NYView Tutor
...I believe that learning mathematics is about understanding important concepts, not memorizing a bunch of formulas, and that obtaining the right answer is less important than trying to understand a problem and devising a method to solve it, even if that method isn't what the teacher is looking for...
Huntington Station, NYView Tutor