...And if a person thinks they understand something, yet does not do well on tests because they are bad at tests, then they?re probably mistaken. My experience leads me to believe that to really understand something, a person really needs to struggle through the ideas, to think about them hard and crank through examples without looking at the answers. Why struggle?
Redmond, WAView Tutor
...I use the Socratic method a lot, asking the student questions and building on the response. I did some Skin diving from 1966 to 1975, and back packing from 1969 to 1975, mostly in the Olympics. I've also done some sailing, both cruising and racing.
Bremerton, WAView Tutor
...I find tutoring to be the ideal way to teach because the one-on-one contact and instant feedback allows me to focus on exactly what is needed for that student in that moment. Everything I do as tutor is specific to the individual and the current level of understanding, and that makes for very ef...
Seattle, WAView Tutor
...I graduated from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka with a Bachelor degree in Statistics, a master's degree in Statistics in the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. I have 5 years experience teaching algebra I & II, trigonometry, Calculus, geometry. During these years, I have taught middle school students up to high school.
Issaquah, WAView Tutor
...I tutor using plain words and describe every aspect of the material in ways which the student can understand. I do not have a my way or the hi-way mentality. I can work with a variety of possible methods that the student may use.
Duvall, WAView Tutor