...In regards to geometry, my goal is to help students understand proofs and develop deeper mathematical thinking. As a former student teacher in a 7th grade class, and as a tutor for many years, I feel that I am qualified to tutor any student in pre-algebra. My goal as a tutor is to help students develop essential skill sets in pre-algebra.
Hillsdale, NJView Tutor
...I hold a Bachelor of Science degree with Honors in both Biochemistry and French, a Master of Science degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of Chicago and am a Doctoral Candidate in Science Education as well as an Adjunct Instructor at the college level. While my degree...
Stamford, CTView Tutor
...I have also worked with numerous students on developing study skills; helping them find the fun in school as well as helping with their organization skills and approach to homework. Previous to working as a tutor I worked for five years as a Reporting Analyst for an online marketing firm. I worked extensively in Excel, PowerPoint and Access and trained staff in their use.
Far Rockaway, NYView Tutor
...I found that for the math section, it is a mix of understanding the problems and understanding how to navigate the questions. For example, sometimes, students waste time struggling with how to set up an equation when they can just look at the multiple choice options and piece it together. Learning the math and learning these tactics help increase students' scores significantly.
Fair Lawn, NJView Tutor
...I spend extra time getting to know each student beyond the numbers. By getting to know the whole person, I avoid bumps in the road and am able to smoothly navigate a pathway to success. My students obtain optimal outcomes from their efforts.
New York, NYView Tutor