...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
...I have specifically spent time with students (and peers) reviewing such subjects as Linear Algebra, Introductory Probability, Combinatorics, and other related topics (truth tables, set theory, graph theory, etc.). When I took these courses as an undergrad, I not only received solid A's (Linear Al...
Needham, MAView Tutor
...I've been tutoring and teaching (mostly math) for the last ten years, and I feel my teaching experience helps me be a better tutor, while my tutoring experiences help me be a better teacher - it's a win-win situation for everyone! Having witnessed ?learned helplessness? and math phobias, both in...
Boston, MAView Tutor
...However, my personality might not always be an appropriate fit. My philosophy is that whenever learning feels like a chore, or something that needs to just get done, the experience will be less effective. When I learn about a topic, I need to let myself investigate tangents that might not be immediately necessary; I like to meander a bit.
Belmont, MAView Tutor
...My experience ranges broadly as a teacher having evaluated hundreds of student papers and as an advisory proofreader for manuals and academic work. My approach to evaluating writing alloys artful creativity with the science of organizing and mechanics. I became a teacher to help people "get where they want to go".
Worcester, MAView Tutor