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I am a big believer in ?handson? learning, in which the instructor regularly elicits responses from the student to ensure s/he understands the concepts being discussed and is actively involved in absorbing the material. I think mistakes are great as I see them as learning o...
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18 Subjects:
including
geometry,
GRE,
algebra 2,
algebra 1

Peter A.
$125.00/hr
New York, NY


...I like to work with parents to help create the right learning environment and also to receive feedback so I can make necessary adjustments. Examples:
Physics > I focus greatly on understanding vectors and introduce a bit of calculus concepts. What this does is allow students to began thinking in a more abstract fashion before they approach the core laws in physics.
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34 Subjects:
including
geometry,
chemistry,
physics,
calculus

Victor W.
$120.00/hr
Edison, NJ


...The onesizefitsall concept from the big test prep companies tends to bore the students in the areas where they excel and move too quickly in the areas where individuals need more instruction and practice. For SAT and ACT test prep, I like to give a lot practice tests and then use the results ...
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17 Subjects:
including
geometry,
calculus,
physics,
statistics

Steven R.
$70.00/hr
Livingston, NJ


...As I have gotten older, I have learned to love proofs and have discovered tools such as Geometer's Sketchpad that help make them easier for students. Many students are taught PreAlgebra by simply learning rules without truly understanding why they work. I speak from experience having taught Al...
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9 Subjects:
including
geometry,
algebra 1,
algebra 2,
SAT math

Cheryl F.
$100.00/hr
Eatontown, NJ


...I enjoy helping adults and young adults both reach the class level, if they are behind, and even excel ahead of the class. I have had experience with topics and exams from grade school mathematics through calculus. It is my responsibility to make sure that the students improves in not only their grades, but their understanding of mathematics as well.
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10 Subjects:
including
geometry,
calculus,
algebra 1,
algebra 2

Jonathan A.
$55.00/hr
Brooklyn, NY
