I am a young working professional seeking to supplement my career with tutoring. I have been tutoring off and on since I was in high school, and have been told many times that I have "the gift" of teaching in my blood. My mother is a middle school teacher, and I was a substitute teacher for some t...
From an early age I have always loved math. Disney's "Donald Duck in Mathematics Land" gave me a sense that there was something magical and useful about the patterns that math helps us see and understand. It is much more than just manipulating numbers; math helps us unlock the beauty of the world around us.
...I think little tricks like that go a long way in exponentially increasing one's comprehension of the entire language, rather than drilling individual terms or concepts "ad nauseam". Closely linked to English skills, of course, is proper grammar. Again, thanks to my mom, I learned to diagram sentences as a child and I value those lessons.
Windsor, CAView Tutor
...Thus, I can help you with math and hard sciences and most test exams: SAT, GRE...I have taken a few of them and scored very high. That means I know the subjects and the techniques of scoring high in tests quite well. I speak fluent French in addition to my mother tongue and English.
Santa Rosa, CAView Tutor
...I worked as an engineer at Lockheed Martin for 34 years and have recently retired. I have always loved mathematics myself but I do realize that there are alot of people who don't! For a lot of students it is extremely difficult and frustrating and they end up feeling like it is their worst subject!