...Having witnessed ?learned helplessness? and math phobias, both in school settings and beyond, I strive to help students to develop positive attitudes regarding mathematics. Mathematics is a stepping stone, not just a frustrating high school class. I use my energy and enthusiasm to promote positivity and active learning, helping all students access the mathematics curriculum.
Boston, MAView Tutor
...I have presented before groups as large as 4,500, led courses, seminars and projects. I have thought a lot about the mechanism of developing a concept, presentation, talk and then how to deliver so everyone in the audience understands. Growing up I hated public speaking so I have a good sense o...
Concord, MAView Tutor
...As an English Literature and Education major, my love for literature can be evidenced in all of my teaching. I have incorporated literature in math, social studies, and science, as well as in all of my guided reading lessons. There is an abundance of rich literature with robust vocabulary out there that enhances all subject areas so I tend to tie in literature with everything that I teach.
Northborough, MAView Tutor
I am currently a Middle School and High School Latin Teacher with a MA Teaching License in History. I have been tutoring students in Latin, Ancient Greek, History, English, Research/Writing/Organizational Skills, and Basic Spanish since 1998. My students have ranged in age from middle school through graduate students and have seen significant improvement in their school work.
Needham, MAView Tutor
...While the outcomes may be easily understood for someone with a good sense of spatial relationships, formulating a proof requires careful discipline not previously expected. With my patience and experience, I can help students learn how to lay out a valid path of logical deduction as well as apply the theorem results to solve problems. As you can see from my profile, physics is my specialty.
Andover, MAView Tutor