...After that, I worked for 35 years doing economic research and software development -- fields in which logic and math are used every day. Calculus can be a difficult subject, because it requires a degree of abstraction that most students have not seen before. It introduces concepts involving continuous change rather than equations and shapes that remain static.
Waban, MAView Tutor
...I always track a student's progress based on what he or she hopes to accomplish. One way I do this is by going over old tests, making sure a student is proficient in the problems that are correct and helping in the areas where confusion still exists. My favorite part of teaching is when I am able to aid a student in grasping a challenging concept.
Framingham, MAView Tutor
...I have worked with students in a broad age range, from elementary school to community college, mostly tutoring in math and science. I passed the MTEL (Massachusetts Test for Educator Licensure) in high school mathematics in May 2013, and I have worked with students in many areas of school math, ...
Sharon, MAView Tutor
...I also received an A in a historical debate class. The course had us read Roman works of literature and debate a variety of historical events from the perspective of Roman citizens. I compiled astronomy lessons for students with visual impairments (6-8th grade) during my sophomore year at the University of Washington.
Providence, RIView Tutor
...I am now a recreational and high school basketball referee. I have coached strength and conditioning at the high school level. My Master's is in Exercise Science.
Carver, MAView Tutor