...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
...My interest is in helping my Pre-Algebra students not only to develop strong content knowledge, but also to improve their analytical thinking and attain a deeper understanding of underlying concepts that will help them succeed, not only in PreAlgebra, but in math classes and on standardized tests...
Lexington, MAView Tutor
...I have found that all students benefit from my use of different teaching techniques: combining verbal and visual directions and clues, using and repeating clear directions, using step by step explanations, using graphic organizers, using an audio recorder, block out unnecessary distractions, usi...
Medford, MAView Tutor
...With Algebra the most mistakes are made by skipping steps, so a systematic approach is often best! Integrations and Differentiations are my favorite parts of math! I used to run a walk-in math center at a community college in upstate NY for students struggling with Pre-Calculus through Multi-Variable Calculus.
Brookline, MAView Tutor
...My expertise ranges from students just learning how to multiply and divide to those who struggle with algebra concepts or are preparing to take the SAT. My master's degree is in Math Education. My doctorate is in Quantitative Research Methods (e.g., statistics, SPSS). While there is role for me...
Newtonville, MAView Tutor