...I also excel at helping students find specific strategies and techniques they feel most comfortable with. I spent five years' experience tutoring algebra and precalculus at a charter school in Boston, and have had a number of WyzAnt students during the past year a half. My strength in this subject is my ability to describe various problem-solving strategies in a way that makes sense.
Sudbury, MAView Tutor
...How can I get that?") and forward ("Given this, what does it do for me? And what else can I get from it? How does it link to what I need?"). I have THEM talk out the problem using this logic, with a little coaching, until they have solved it, and then they can write proofs with ease.
Acton, MAView Tutor
...For three seasons, I coached a junior olympics club team (16U, 17U, 16U). I am Impact certified, the first level of the USAV coach's accreditation program. I have also coached an adult skills clinic for two years. I developed and taught "A Crash Course in C" at MIT for 6 years.
Cambridge, MAView Tutor
...I take each student, young or old, where they are, and work with them until they are ready for the formality of an algebra course. A high school precalculus course typically contains a wide variety of topics, more so than calculus itself, which takes a narrower set of ideas to greater depth and ...
Andover, MAView Tutor
...That said, I don't pretend that grades, scores, and results aren't important. I give insider test-taking tips and teach with example problems constantly in view, which I can make up on the spot to target the exact source of your confusion. But my teaching gets superior results precisely because it's ideas-driven and serious.
Boston, MAView Tutor