...In many cases, these were students who had probably managed to achieve a C or B in Algebra by "getting through it" but generally did not expect to need it again. My teaching style is to stress the importance of algebra with word problems and real world examples, both as a core skill and a motiv...
Boxford, MAView Tutor
...Now they must make a "leap of faith", and accept the idea of "so close as to not make a difference, and yet not actually be equal to". In other words, whereas their previous math experiences could be linked to physical and natural concepts, they are now being asked to move into the realm of mathematics as a philosophical science. This can be very difficult.
Natick, MAView Tutor
...Usually, the syllabus also includes logarithms and some trigonometry, and I'm very comfortable explaining these more advanced topics. As a physics specialist, calculus has been the "tool of the trade" most often used. This past year, I had as many students getting help in calculus as in physics.
Andover, MAView Tutor
...At the end of this course, a student should be able to make and critique logical arguments and calculate missing parts of a geometric diagram. Pre-calculus is the study of function families and their behavior. It includes transformations, trig and lots of modeling of real world behavior.
Wakefield, MAView Tutor
...I have taught Engineering by Design, ELL chemistry, honor and standard level chemistry, standard and honors level physics and AP Physics B. I have also taught a class on study skills, organization, and planning for long term projects. I have been a one-on-one tutor and group tutor for 15 years.
Danvers, MAView Tutor