...I love being able to work with students and clients to help them better understand mathematics. The moment when a challenging problem becomes a "no-brainer" is the highlight of my week. That is the energy that I bring to my sessions.
Hyattsville, MDView Tutor
...I also know that exploring many methods is the best way to build conceptual understanding of math. In many math classrooms today, teachers show their students one way to solve a problem, and then the students simply mimic a series of steps. This approach does not promote conceptual understanding!
Washington, DCView Tutor
...Both having a teacher for a mother and also working with friends has reinforced the following reality: teachers are people too. These experiences taught me that the teacher is a friend or a partner in the challenge of attaining new knowledge. Accordingly, I want students to conquer unknown mate...
Reston, VAView Tutor
...Having a diagnosis of ADD and ADHD does not mean an inability to comprehend and retain information. It is a life style, and a process of adjustments, to achieve the ability to learn in environments not learning friendly to those thus diagnosed. Recognizing signs early, children learn to adjust as they grow.
Dunkirk, MDView Tutor
...I have experience as a Teaching Assistant at Carnegie Mellon as well as tutoring experience at the high school and middle school levels. I'm a friendly, upbeat guy who really likes to see a struggling student finally have the lesson "click" and suddenly understand how to approach their lessons. ...
Falls Church, VAView Tutor