...The second step is to develop good habits and rhythms in problem solving. What to write, and where, during the solution of a problem may seem trivial, but a dedication to simple repetitive gestures keeps the solution on track and minimizes errors. Finally, I emphasize that calculus solutions ca...
Cambridge, MAView Tutor
...Calculus can be a difficult subject, because it requires a degree of abstraction that most students have not seen before. It introduces concepts involving continuous change rather than equations and shapes that remain static. It includes some of the most important tools that are used in solving real-world problems in the physical world.
Waban, MAView Tutor
...At the high school, college, and professional levels, having a rich vocabulary is essential for mastering any content area. I love to work on the Latin and Greek roots that form a high percentage of advanced English vocab. I use several books that help with the development of vocabulary and I also help students develop techniques for quickly acquiring and remembering new words.
Medford, MAView Tutor
...With Algebra the most mistakes are made by skipping steps, so a systematic approach is often best! I have been tutoring Algebra for almost 15 years! I have developed tons of tricks to get through even the trickiest of problems and have no problem teaching them to your child.
Brookline, MAView Tutor
...I teach students that SAT Math is not like classroom math. While classroom math rewards students for doing problems the "right" way, for SAT Math, it's not about how you get there, just that you get the right answer. While we review the important concepts for the test, I teach students more about how to tackle problems they don't know by using alternate strategies.
Wellesley Hills, MAView Tutor