...I have tutored a number of students in math for both the SAT and ACT. What makes these tests more difficult is not the individual question but the breadth of math topics that are covered. For some students they haven't done geometry or algebra for two years -- and the skills they honed then are now dull.
Sudbury, MAView Tutor
...Algebra is such a fundamental skill for all further math courses, that it really needs to be mastered. And to do so, students need to have solid capabilities from earlier pre-algebra years, such as with arithmetic, fractions, decimals, negative numbers. I assess those abilities early in our sessions together, and incorporate practice as needed.
Acton, MAView Tutor
...I stress not only finding the correct answer, but finding the right process to find that answer. I try to build confidence and self-esteem in my students with guided reinforcement and practice. We treat Algebra as as a discovery waiting to happen!
North Dartmouth, MAView Tutor
I am Japanese and have lived in USA for 20 years. As I was a graduate student myself at the US school and have been a teacher at the US veterinary school, I understand an individual learning process and can tailor to fit students? needs. I have taught all age groups from kindergartner to graduate/professional students during my own teaching career of almost 30 years.
Grafton, MAView Tutor
...Generally, I use spacial reasoning and memory palaces to help them learn content and make this palace the core of each subject -- for chemistry the electron, for physics the dimensions of space and time, for history human nature. I have taught more than 3,000 tutoring sessions and feel well able...
Concord, MAView Tutor