...I use a similar approach when tutoring chemistry and I am prepared to provide chemistry help at the high school and college level. Do you know why e^(i x pi) +1 = 0 is known as the most beautiful equation? Precalculus is one of my favorites in math because many topics describe elegant ways to perceive math.
Fresh Meadows, NYView Tutor
...Topics covered included Sequences and Series, Limits, Conic Sections, Sketching graphs, Finding roots of a Polynomial, Complex Numbers, etc. This was a difficult subject for most of the students. However, with proper guidance on techniques in problem solving, all became adept in mastering challenging problems, and went on to do well in their exams.
South Richmond Hill, NYView Tutor
...My methods to teaching this subject is to use the foundations learned in Algebra and Geometry. This allows my students to solve problems confidently. I like to approach the SAT as if it were a puzzle.
Richmond Hill, NYView Tutor
...I have also helped prepare homeless adults recovering from drug abuse for the GEDs. Not everyone will get it the first time, and not everyone will get it the same way. Throughout schooling, I always excelled in mathematics staying years above my graduating class.
Flushing, NYView Tutor
...Then remove the mental blockage that a particular subject is difficult or impossible to learn. Once this is done then I focus on getting the student to master the fundamentals of the subject and from that point the rest is usually a breeze with some practice and dedication. I work with children with special needs in my current position as a child and family therapist.
Jamaica, NYView Tutor