...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 always track a student's progress based on what he or she hopes to accomplish. One way I do this is by going over old tests, making sure a student is proficient in the problems that are correct and helping in the areas where confusion still exists. My favorite part of teaching is when I am able to aid a student in grasping a challenging concept.
Framingham, MAView Tutor
...I also received an A in a historical debate class. The course had us read Roman works of literature and debate a variety of historical events from the perspective of Roman citizens. I compiled astronomy lessons for students with visual impairments (6-8th grade) during my sophomore year at the University of Washington.
Providence, RIView Tutor
...I graduated with honors from Fairfield University with a math degree and education minor. I also hold a Master?s degree in math from Boston College. I was the recipient of the Teaching Excellence Award at BC and the Teaching Inclusion Award from BHS.
Lexington, MAView Tutor
...I will teach you/your child creatively, find the right approach for you and help you overcome your challenges. My students regularly achieve higher grades and build increased confidence. I have more than 8 years of experience teaching in high schools and community colleges, as well as working with private students.
Maynard, MAView Tutor