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
...I've developed a way of teaching fractions which I have found to be very successful. I believe in breaking down all operations on fractions into small, very precise steps. The number of steps it takes increases as the problems become more advanced, yet they all remain just as easy to manage.
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 am proficient with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Peachtree (similar to Quickbooks). I love to teach and tutor. I am a great test taker, and I believe that test-taking skills can be developed. I have taken major exams such as the O levels (certified by Cambridge University) and the SAT, with much self preparation.
Pottstown, 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