...I have taught Trigonometry as a private tutor since 2001. I completed math classes at the university level through advanced calculus. This includes two semesters of elementary calculus, vector and multi-variable calculus, courses in linear algebra, differential equations, analysis, complex variables, number theory, and non-euclidean geometry.
New Castle, DEView Tutor
...I favor the Socratic Method of teaching, asking questions of the student to help him/her find her/his own way through the problem rather than telling what the next step is. This way the student not only learns how to solve a specific proof, but ways to approach proofs that will work on problems ...
Ardmore, PAView Tutor
...I like to use techniques that are not commonly used in schools to give students a different way to understand the subject matter. For example, I use online videos that can help make my point and unique examples that the students can relate to. It's heartwarming to see children finally grasp a concept after a tutoring session!
Drexel Hill, PAView Tutor
...I taught Algebra lab to remedial freshman at Harriton High School for 6 months, as a long term substitute teacher. During this time I acquired a very in depth knowledge of algebra and how to explain it to remedial students. I worked with many students and who struggled greatly with algebra; but I can also work with honors students who need sharpening of their skills.
Philadelphia, PAView Tutor
...Students need to feel comfortable with a tutor, so establishing a rapport with students is my primary objective, because goals beyond that otherwise can't be achieved. Having overcome many of the obstacles that students typically face, I'm able to present the material in a simplified fashion usi...
Bryn Mawr, PAView Tutor