I have been tutoring science and math, particularly high school and college chemistry and algebra, since 1983. I have been teaching at the college level since then as well. My doctoral work has focused on the use of technology and group work to enhance learning, particularly in the area of science.
Bryn Mawr, PAView Tutor
...I have been teaching a creative writing course on-line for homeschoolers in grades 4 through 8 since 1999. That has given me a lot of experience in teaching writing to children all over the United States and Canada. There are problems with writing that are common to most children.
Newtown Square, PAView Tutor
...To discover new ideas and why theorems are what they are is a much better way of teaching than simple memorization where students are less likely to remember. When you are given a problem that doesn't have a single answer or a single way to solve it, then the chance for understanding is much hig...
Williamstown, NJView Tutor
...I stress problem solving skills and like to use demonstrations and physical models to explain abstract concepts. For example, I teach molecular shapes using marshmallows and tooth picks that a student can manipulate so see what a molecule looks like and how you could change the shape for various conditions. For the last 3 years I have taught adjunct Chemistry classes at Ursinus College.
Collegeville, PAView Tutor
...I hope that anyone I tutor will learn to love learning as much as I do, and I seek to help people reach their academic goals with discipline and hard work. I believe a prepared student has no reason to fear projects, tests, or papers! I am most experienced at tutoring chemistry, biology and biochemistry as well as algebra and basic math.
Philadelphia, PAView Tutor