...Precalculus is both preparation for a following calculus course, AND often a last course in discrete math, so it covers a wide range of topics, some of which are not specifically useful to calculus (such as probability and combinatorics). It relies on solid skills from previous courses in Algeb...
Acton, MAView Tutor
...After that, I worked for 35 years doing economic research and software development -- fields in which logic and math are used every day. Calculus can be a difficult subject, because it requires a degree of abstraction that most students have not seen before. It introduces concepts involving continuous change rather than equations and shapes that remain static.
Waban, MAView Tutor
I graduated from the University of Connecticut (honors program) with a B.S. in Physics and minor in Mathematics before attending graduate school at Brandeis University and Northeastern University, where I received a M.S. in Physics at each school. At each of these schools I was supported with a tea...
Cambridge, MAView Tutor
I was captain of my speech and debate team as well as an officer in my Model UN club in high school. I have acted onstage, as well as in short films. Additionally, since I study business, one of the most important skills I have had to hone is my ability to present to others, whether to simply introduce myself, or to pitch a product.
Westborough, MAView Tutor
...I have a well established technique that helps these struggling students regain their focus for extended periods of time. By first developing a relationship of trust with each student, we can work together to also improve their overall attitude toward school, learning and homework. Dyslexia as defined by our mainstream culture is not curable.
Medfield, MAView Tutor