...I specialize in Test Prep for SAT, SSAT, ISEE, PSAT, HSPT. I strive in particular to make learning fun for students, especially those with ADHD and low motivation for doing academic work. Hands-on activities such as Total Physical Response, contests, games, online interactive games, and lively discussion help these students to become involved in their classes.
Kensington, MDView Tutor
...I have a masters in molecular genetics and I worked with papilloma viral DNA. My master's thesis was in computational structural determination. I have a degree in biochemistry and I stay current on nutritional information and read the current scientific literature.
Rockville, MDView Tutor
...I am also not averse to online teaching, working one-on-one with students via Skype or using visually collaborative classrooms. I tend to be very detail-oriented encouraging students to use a logical method toward developing an understanding of whatever the field of learning. I am however not averse to traditional methods of tutoring if students are more inclined to that approach.
Hyattsville, MDView Tutor
...As a teacher, I believe that people learn best using a variety of media and experiences to make the subject come alive for the learner. This is especially true for Elementary age students. As a special educator, I have received specialized instruction in strategies effective for teaching phonics to early and intermediate learners.
Washington, DCView Tutor
...Factoring techniques for complex quadratic expressions such as grouping and/or slide and divide are covered in detail. Analyzing polynomial graphs to determine vertical, horizontal and slant asymptotes as well as end behavior is also covered. Numerous worksheets are available to cover this topic in detail that Steve can give to the student for practice.
Reston, VAView Tutor