...The section score evaluates quality of explanation in addition to correctness.) Because of my results on the MTEL, I obtained certification to teach Math, 8-12 in public schools in Massachusetts. I have experience helping students prepare for the PSAT. According to one student, this preparation was also helpful in laying the foundation for later success on the SAT.
Warren, RIView Tutor
...I worked at my former high school during each of the summer breaks in college. For the first two, I worked with ESL students attempting to regain credits in geometry. During another year, I was able to work with my former chemistry and physics teachers, helping kids get ahead in their credit count.
Providence, RIView Tutor
...I talk with students about how to determine main idea and author's purpose and tone. We also discuss how to handle detail and inference questions. I am an avid reader myself and love to nurture an appreciation for reading in my students.
Wellesley Hills, MAView Tutor
...It's also when the infamous "word problem" gets introduced. I love algebra, and I can help show you the tricks and tips that you need to make it easier and understandable. Algebra is really about formalizing mathematics into a coherent way of reading & writing it so it can be used to solve problems.
Seekonk, MAView Tutor
...As part of my work in software, I've also spent years writing and editing technical documentation for non-technical readers, so I know how to explain thorny subjects. I can help you with math, general science, chemistry, and physics. What about reading and writing?
Waban, MAView Tutor