...The second skill is more obviously useful in a quiz or exam situation, but the first skill is vital to retaining the knowledge you've gained and developing an intuition for the subject. I recently (03/2013) passed the Massachusetts Test for Educator Licensing (MTEL) subject 09 test (which covers...
Boxford, MAView Tutor
...I have been tutoring Algebra for almost 15 years! I have developed tons of tricks to get through even the trickiest of problems and have no problem teaching them to your child. With Algebra the most mistakes are made by skipping steps, so a systematic approach is often best!
Brookline, MAView Tutor
...I have substantial experience in tutoring college and high school level mathematics, physics, and biology, and have also worked with younger kids. My goal while tutoring students is to prioritize understanding where facts come from, as opposed to memorization. I think this is crucial because mindless memorization will not help a student when they encounter a nontrivial problem.
Cambridge, MAView Tutor
...I have helped numerous students master both the foundations and the specific skills taught in a variety of calculus courses. Geometry is the study and exploration of logic and visual reasoning. There are numerous tools and facts that you need to understand and then you build on them throughout the year.
Wakefield, MAView Tutor
...Math and science courses at WPI built upon a strong foundation which started at Oakland Technical High School's Engineering Academy (Math, Descriptive Geometry, Physics, CAD) and Paideia Program (English, History, Government). Although I know that my skills have expanded since high-school, I note...
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