...I received my BFA in Playwriting and Dramaturgy from the University of Houston, and attended the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts with a concentration in theatre. I have spent the vast majority of my life on a stage, speaking to audiences of varying sizes. I have coached students in public speaking, from monologues to class presentations.
Philadelphia, PAView Tutor
I have been tutoring science and math, particularly high school and college chemistry and algebra, since 1983. I have been teaching at the college level since then as well. My doctoral work has focused on the use of technology and group work to enhance learning, particularly in the area of science.
Bryn Mawr, PAView Tutor
...That way even the most complex operations involving fractions can be simplified, so anyone can master them - even kids who used to find using fractions to be very challenging! There are many different reasons why children can have difficulty with reading, which must be handled in different ways....
Newtown Square, PAView Tutor
...Many students who are struggling with math are actually struggling with their math confidence or math motivation. Unfortunately, the way math has been taught in our country has lead to math becoming this scary monster for a lot of students, rather than the fun tool that it truly is. Because of ...
West Chester, PAView Tutor
...I stress problem solving skills and like to use demonstrations and physical models to explain abstract concepts. For example, I teach molecular shapes using marshmallows and tooth picks that a student can manipulate so see what a molecule looks like and how you could change the shape for various conditions. For the last 3 years I have taught adjunct Chemistry classes at Ursinus College.
Collegeville, PAView Tutor