...I have also taught writing to native and non-native English speakers alike, from undergraduates to postdoctoral fellows. My work as a professional scientist and educator requires excellent skills in written and verbal communication. From a young age I have been a serious student of the English language.
...My teaching focuses on understanding concepts, connecting disparate concepts into a coherent whole and competency in problem solving. Every student has different needs so my approach is fluid. Some need homework help, others need a plan to backtrack and review algebra.
...I have helped children as young as 6 with both reading comprehension and mathematical concepts. Young learners are more eager to learn new concepts but often have not learned logic or working with multiple steps to answer problems. I like to help this age group prepare for what they will study in high school.
...I have had almost a decade of tutoring experience in a variety of subjects and I've improved their grades by an average of a letter grade. My talent is taking apart complicated systems and breaking it down into easy-to-explain, simple parts. I enjoy tutoring and working with students, and from experience I understand that different students have different needs.
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...For science, I spend a lot of time teaching students how to analyze the data on the ACT science section and how to think critically about the data while maintaining good test-taking time management. For math, I review each of the critical topics covered by the ACT math section and give students ...
Derwood, MDView Tutor