...I have specifically spent time with students (and peers) reviewing such subjects as Linear Algebra, Introductory Probability, Combinatorics, and other related topics (truth tables, set theory, graph theory, etc.). When I took these courses as an undergrad, I not only received solid A's (Linear Al...
Needham, MAView Tutor
...I tried to make learning positive to reinforce both confidence and self-esteem. Overall, I try to work on word attack and basic skills through syllabication, phonics, and a word by word approach utilizing flash cards and other techniques. We also focus on comprehension by using pictures, diagrams, sub-headings, and other learning aids.
North Dartmouth, MAView Tutor
...However, my personality might not always be an appropriate fit. My philosophy is that whenever learning feels like a chore, or something that needs to just get done, the experience will be less effective. When I learn about a topic, I need to let myself investigate tangents that might not be immediately necessary; I like to meander a bit.
Belmont, MAView Tutor
...The students were happy with their actual test results, and every student was accepted by a Catholic high school. I have experience teaching with a tutoring service all levels of the ISEE. Students have credited their success to a better understanding of test strategies and the topics tested.
Warren, RIView Tutor
...I am also the math facilitator for my building and have been teaching for 11 years. I teach a variety of levels of students from advanced to students with special needs. I show students a variety of ways to answer a problem because my view is that as long as student can answer a question, understand how they got the answer and can explain how they do so, it doesn't matter the method.
Marblehead, MAView Tutor