...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
...We repeat problems, ideas and practice through mastery, including good study skills. I know that all children can have success with math and internalize a positive, healthy idea that "I'm getting pretty good at this, and I even find this interesting." This is one of the most important attitudes...
West Roxbury, MAView Tutor
...ACT Reading is typically the section that students have the most difficulty with time-wise. I teach students a fast and efficient way to read passages and stay on track. I then teach them a method to attack the questions that is faster and more accurate than the way most students typically approach reading questions.
Wellesley Hills, MAView Tutor
...I have experience working and volunteering with children and young adults of all ages, and spent over a year as an ESL teacher for professors at my undergraduate university. I have always been a high-achieving student, graduating second in my class of 400 students in high school, and maintaining...
Boston, MAView Tutor
...Because I have previously struggled with this subject, I can teach effectively using strategies that have proven to be successful for me. For me, math has always been a fairly easy domain. I only struggled in Honors Geometry during high school, but have succeeded in other courses such as Calculus (I am currently a tutor for this course at UMass Amherst) and algebra.
Sharon, MAView Tutor