...I believe that learning mathematics is about understanding important concepts, not memorizing a bunch of formulas, and that obtaining the right answer is less important than trying to understand a problem and devising a method to solve it, even if that method isn't what the teacher is looking for...
Huntington Station, NYView Tutor
...I also realize that with a student that is having difficulty it takes time for things to "click" and so I am very patient. Often it's a case of "holes" in someone's background affecting their understanding of new concepts. So we have to work on those "holes".
Hastings On Hudson, NYView Tutor
...I have about two years of tutoring experience now, and I think my struggles with math help me understand what students are going through. I helped my friends when they had a hard time in high school and college with this subject, and I think they really benefited from it. Previously I had been ...
Yonkers, NYView Tutor
...I strongly encourage students to ask questions as we go on, and not move on unless they understand the previous. As stated above my tutoring experience has been built on the tracks of my academic pursuits. Today I still enjoy doing it on the tracks of my professional life given my occupation provides for a lot of flexibility.
Brooklyn, NYView Tutor
...I have been tutoring full-time for over five years, and have also tutored during college. In that time, a significant number of my students have been in elementary school. I work with students, parents, and oftentimes elementary school teachers to help improve core math and reading skills.
New York, NYView Tutor