...I always track a student's progress based on what he or she hopes to accomplish. One way I do this is by going over old tests, making sure a student is proficient in the problems that are correct and helping in the areas where confusion still exists. My favorite part of teaching is when I am able to aid a student in grasping a challenging concept.
Framingham, MAView Tutor
...I have worked with students in a broad age range, from elementary school to community college, mostly tutoring in math and science. I passed the MTEL (Massachusetts Test for Educator Licensure) in high school mathematics in May 2013, and I have worked with students in many areas of school math, ...
Sharon, MAView Tutor
...After graduating, I traveled to Africa, and taught 10th grade chemistry at a boarding school in Somaliland. Through all of these experiences I have been happiest when I can work one-on-one with a student and support them in the learning process. As a tutor, I strive to see things from my student's point of view, to explain concepts clearly, and to break down complex tasks into simple steps.
Waltham, MAView Tutor
...I played varsity basketball. I am now a recreational and high school basketball referee. I have coached strength and conditioning at the high school level.
Carver, MAView Tutor
...I use diagnostic probes to explore students' mathematical thinking and help to shore up their knowledge gaps. Mathematics particularly is a subject where knowledge gaps in elementary arithmetic and algebra can cause cascading problems. A student who can easily factor a quadratic equation with multiple techniques may misunderstand "simpler" ideas, such as the meaning of negative exponents.
Watertown, MAView Tutor