...I have over 4 years of tutoring experience, ranging from early elementary mathematics to college algebra. My teaching style is very dynamic; I enjoy using manipulatives and real-life examples to ensure understanding. Students and colleagues often tell me that they appreciate my ways of explaining difficult concepts, using sketches, outlines and especially lots of memory tricks.
Derry, NHView Tutor
...For example, when a student says he/she can't study at night because everyone else at home is watching TV, I suggest going to the library or a friend's house or using ear plugs. I help people learn or improve in chess by playing with them and talking about each move -- mine and theirs. Chess is...
Hull, MAView Tutor
...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
...In 2014 I moved to the area to pursue a graduate degree in Chemical Engineering. Now that classes are over, I have some spare time to return to tutoring. I have tutored students in standardized tests for over 5 years.
Belmont, MAView Tutor
...The issues of popular culture and identity are at the core of how US democracy had evolved over time; I look at the questions of who has rights and which rights they have as a reflection on who we say we are as Americans. Secondary foci include economic and diplomatic history. Everyone can improve their vocabulary, to include mastering technical jargon.
Worcester, MAView Tutor