...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
...In addition to holding undergraduate and graduate degrees in Chemistry, and ten years? experience in industry, I have taught Chemistry for a Boston-area university since 2000, authored standardized-test questions for different states across the U.S., and launched my own private-tutoring business ...
Newtonville, MAView Tutor
...Mathematics is a stepping stone, not just a frustrating high school class. I use my energy and enthusiasm to promote positivity and active learning, helping all students access the mathematics curriculum. I truly believe all students can and will succeed in mathematics, learning skills which will help them in their everyday lives and open doors to additional career possibilities.
Boston, MAView 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
...My tutoring strategy for PSAT utilizes published practice test guides. 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, b...
Andover, MAView Tutor