...For writing sections I focus on pre-writing, planning out the essay, setting up the thesis and evidence, and plotting the paragraphs. I have repeatedly scored in the 99th percentile on the verbal sections of standardized tests including SATs, GREs and GMATs. My focus is on critical thinking and grammar rules and vocabulary.
Haverford, PAView Tutor
Algebra 1 lays the foundation for all higher math classes. This subject requires abstract thinking, which is why so many students struggle. It's not that they aren't ready to think in this new way - they just need lots of time, practice, and patient understanding.
Mullica Hill, NJView Tutor
...Able to help students improve their math skills and also learn many valuable test-related shortcuts and strategies. Scored 770/800 on SAT Reading in high school, 790/800 on January 2013 test, and 780/800 on October 2013 test. I am able to help students improve reading comprehension through specific test-taking strategies as well as vocabulary development.
West Chester, PAView Tutor
...Geometry has a lot of terms to remember but once you are past that, it can be engaging and a lot of fun -- like doing puzzles. I use a variety of different teaching techniques to help students master geometry. I can also use examples from decades of experience as a professional physicist.
Swarthmore, PAView Tutor
...In addition, I did heavy writing as an undergraduate that included an honors senior thesis in legal history and jurisprudential decision making, as well as a short piece I wrote that won the school's annual "best paper in ethics" award. Finally, I worked in state government for about 6 years in ...
New Castle, DEView Tutor