...In my experience, there is not a very strong correlation between a student's success in Algebra and a student's success in Geometry. In fact, many students who are used to excelling in math find themselves struggling during their bout with Geometry. Geometry more visual-spacial, and often is presented via problems that are solved like a puzzle.
Needham, MAView Tutor
...Because of heavy dependence on multiple-choice questions, high scores on the PSAT are correlated with advanced test-taking skills. An experienced tutor not only focuses the student on the most important facts and concepts, but also provides coaching on how to allocate your time during the test, ...
Andover, MAView Tutor
...I have taught Spanish language and literature (also Humanities) at many institutions so I have experience with traditional and non-traditional students. I have worked at public, private and religious colleges. I know how to reach students and in my 15 years of experience I have been granted teaching certification and won several awards in teaching excellence.
Durham, NHView Tutor
...Pre-calculus is the study of function families and their behavior. It includes transformations, trig and lots of modeling of real world behavior. When teaching Pre-calculus I focus on helping students to make the connections between the graphical, table and equation forms of the functions we work with.
Wakefield, MAView Tutor
...Studying, test taking,time management, communicating with teachers -- these are not genetic inheritances, they are skills that can be learned. I have been teaching them with great success for more than two decades. I have a doctorate in the History of Religions from Columbia University, and am a current faculty member of the Religion Department at Boston University.
Brookline, MAView Tutor