...One child was Autistic, one child was visually impaired and my other students had learning disabilities and were on ED PLANS. I worked closely with the Special Ed teachers and the Aides who worked with my students. I had to adapt my materials to accommodate my students' abilities and Ed plans.
Swampscott, MAView Tutor
...I would like to teach math (through BC calculus), science (physics, chemistry, biology, environmental), engineering (mechanical, electrical) or history (modern European or US). I could also help you prepare for the AP exams (I took a number of them and received a string of 5s, even for tests wher...
Concord, MAView Tutor
...I then majored in math at Harvard, where I graduated with an honors degree, and where I was a Teaching Assistant in calculus at the Harvard Extension College. After that, I worked for 35 years doing economic research and software development -- fields in which logic and math are used every day. ...
Waban, MAView Tutor
...A student who can easily factor a quadratic equation with multiple techniques may misunderstand "simpler" ideas, such as the meaning of negative exponents. A student who can visualize compound transformations of a sine function on a graph may struggle with fractions and ratios. A student who can solve complex equations in her head might be lost when presented with a number line.
Lexington, MAView Tutor
...I?ve found that many students may be able to ?get by? in school just through pattern matching and learning definitions, but without fully understanding the fundamental ideas. However, these lapses in comprehension are generally exposed when the student is asked to apply concepts to answer questi...
Cambridge, MAView Tutor