...I was in Algebra 1 Honors in 8th grade. My research field in graduate school will be in abstract algebra. was in Algebra 2/Trigonometry Honors in 11th grade. I passed the AP Calculus test in my senior year of high school.
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...I have used algebra in school and throughout my career. I have tutored students to help them with a smoother ride in algebra 1. Topics include: simplifying and evaluating expressions, order of operations, variables, translating from word phrases to algebraic expressions, exploring rational num...
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...His mom added, ?Thank you so much, Leon! I know you?ve definitely put his mind at ease, too!? These are just the very firsts ? they say one improves with experience. A recent student who "will be very happy to get a C" (meaning was doing worse without my help) got an A-! And that was in Linear ...
Stanford, CAView Tutor
...Typical student obstacles surround the abstractness of the math notation, and connecting real world problems to the arithmetic that solves them. These obstacles can be overcome by using a combination of manipulatives, sketching and symbolic notation. The utility of the notation will become apparent after dealing with 3-4 similar problems, all sharing the same structure.
Pleasanton, CAView Tutor
...I have found that my ASVAB test prep manual has superb word problems for doing math, and I share them with my ASVAB (math) students. I prepare my students for ISEE by working problems from ISEE prep books together with them, focusing on those subjects with which the student has the greatest diff...
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