...Often teachers or even textbooks move too fast or make things more complicated than they need to be. These subjects should never be intimidating and with a laid-back, non-pressure approach, students can learn to not only master math and physics but have fun in the process. First, I assess how the student feels and what the challenges have been.
East Brunswick, NJView Tutor
...I really enjoy helping students improve reading skills, as well as their ability to answer the easier and harder reading comprehension questions: the main idea questions, the author's tone and use of literary techniques, inferences questions, vocabulary in context, etc. Usually reading problems ...
Collegeville, PAView Tutor
...My strategy as a tutor is to help students understand the "why" behind each concept and not just rely on memorization. I also want to show students how math can be helpful and applied to everyday life. I have a Bachelor of Science degree from Villanova University, and I also completed a Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistics from Pennsylvania State University.
Philadelphia, PAView Tutor
...It upsets me when I hear students say, 'I'm just not good in math!' Comments like that typically mean that a math teacher along the way wasn't able to present the material in a way that made sense to the student. I've never met a student who didn't understand once we as a team figured out how t...
Paoli, PAView Tutor
...I think it's somewhat relaxing and fun! I've earned a perfect score on the GMAT, which is significantly tougher than the SAT. The ACT reading section is similar to that of the SAT, though it trades vocabulary for stiffer time constraints.
Quakertown, PAView Tutor