...My SAT score was 1500 -- the maximum was 1600 at this time.) I employ a balanced focus on the quantitative or verbal concepts themselves (e.g. ratios, geometry, algebra, idioms, analogies, verb tenses) and general strategies (e.g. reading the answers first, backsolving, choosing numbers, time ma...
Studio City, CAView Tutor
I have an extensive education, including a Masters in Counseling Psychology, a Multiple Subject Professional Clear Teaching Credential, and a Bachelors in Psychology. My experience includes teaching K-12, tutoring adult on-line students, and counseling children and their families. I have two children of my own, who have completely different personalities and learning styles.
Rancho Palos Verdes, CAView Tutor
I like getting asked questions. To which I would think of multiple ways to explain and where possible I'd introduce a short cut method that will be handy during testing. A thorough understanding is always the best way to go which would still still be my primary goal while tutoring.
Walnut, CAView Tutor
...I need to show the students how to solve the problems on their own. That way, when a test comes around they will know the concepts and how to solve their problems for themselves. I try to make it fun like a puzzle that needs to be solved.
Woodland Hills, CAView Tutor
...I approach Trigonometry more logically, and limit the formula and identity memorization to an absolute minimum. If can be easily derived, why clutter your brain with another memorized formula. Instead, let's understand it.
Fountain Valley, CAView Tutor