...A key factor in achieving this is motivation - before you can learn anything, you have to *want* to learn. In this regard, I'm pretty good at making even the driest subject matter interesting, whether by relating it to real-world problems, showing how it is relevant to daily life, or sometimes s...
Newton, MAView Tutor
...Much of my experience has been with high-functioning students with learning differences (dyslexia, Asperger's, ADHD, etc.), working to help them find ways to apply their strengths to the areas of concern. I have tutored high school math + science coursework, as well as general executive function...
Westford, MAView Tutor
...Algebra goes down much easier if there's a solid prealgebra foundation in graphing, ratios, and exponents. Also important to be developed is the ability to read a word problem and translate it into mathematical terms. I take each student, young or old, where they are, and work with them until they are ready for the formality of an algebra course.
Andover, MAView Tutor
...I have taught small groups strategies on how to study, such as create flash cards, make study guides, highlight important information, etc, and how to glean the most important information from a text or notes. We have also worked on time management with studying. I personally think study skills...
Marshfield, MAView Tutor
...At the end of this course, a student should be able to make and critique logical arguments and calculate missing parts of a geometric diagram. Pre-calculus is the study of function families and their behavior. It includes transformations, trig and lots of modeling of real world behavior.
Wakefield, MAView Tutor