...Practice with both computation and problem solving makes students confident and successful. So often, I encounter students who know how to "follow the steps" but lack the understanding of why a problem is solved in a particular way or what the answer actually means. The use of the Common Core standards asks students to see the meaning behind the math--I can help give them that understanding.
Hanson, MAView Tutor
...I have a master's degree in computer engineering and run my own data analysis company. Before starting that company, I developed software for large and small companies and was most recently the IT director at a large accounting firm. In the accounting firm I not only solved some long-standing r...
Canton, MAView Tutor
...I am also working as a preschool teacher. My approach to teaching is understanding that each student has his/her own learning style. In a small group or one-on-one situation I am able to meet the child's own needs, gearing lessons particularly for him or her.
Raynham, MAView Tutor
...When I tutor a student, the first thing I do is evaluate what piece of the foundation is missing. Every science and math concept is built upon the foundations laid last week, month, or year. Trying to teach a concept or technique without the right supports beneath is merely postponing the problem until later.
Foxboro, MAView Tutor
...For example, when a student says he/she can't study at night because everyone else at home is watching TV, I suggest going to the library or a friend's house or using ear plugs. I help people learn or improve in chess by playing with them and talking about each move -- mine and theirs. Chess is...
Hull, MAView Tutor