...My goal is to help students achieve the personal satisfaction of learning and achievement. Though I've taught a range of history, literature, and mythology courses on the Greco-Roman world, my premier passion has always been the language and literature of Latin, which I have studied for 20 years. I have an PhD in Classics, focusing on Latin poetry, and have taught Latin at every level.
Providence, RIView Tutor
...For the last four years I have privately tutored dozens of students for a total of over four hundred hours, including over a hundred on this site alone. In addition I also worked at a after-school tutoring company during a school year and then taught a summer course in geometry to the students t...
Haverhill, MAView Tutor
...I also have three young children in school - all with As and Bs in their subjects. I work well with grade school and middle-school aged children, and find I can often break down topics to be readily accessible to even young learners and keep learning interesting. I was hyperactive as a child (some might say I still am), so I know what it's like to crave learning but to be easily distracted.
Worcester, MAView Tutor
...As part of my work in software, I also spent years writing and editing documentation for non-technical readers, and training junior employees and Technical Writers. I know well how to explain difficult subjects and how to help people understand concepts they've never seen before. Learning a subject isn't just a matter of memorization and formulas.
Waban, MAView Tutor
...I am very good at taking standardized tests. I love to teach, and am a patient and understanding person that makes me a good one-on-one teacher. I have always been good at math subjects, but also believe that everyone has the potential to do well in mathematics as we are by nature logical beings.
Cambridge, MAView Tutor