I have been helping my fellow students informally since the start of high school. After graduating from MIT I feel like I can continue to assist others with a desire to learn and excel. I understand that some, if not many, students benefit greatly from a more one-on-one learning approach and I loo...
Neptune, NJView Tutor
...I have been teaching at the college level since then as well. My doctoral work has focused on the use of technology and group work to enhance learning, particularly in the area of science. Students need to feel comfortable with a tutor, so establishing a rapport with students is my primary objective, because goals beyond that otherwise can't be achieved.
Bryn Mawr, PAView Tutor
...Prior to assisting any student, I require a 30-minute conversation with the parent/student to be tutored (at no charge). The purpose of said communication is to ascertain as much information about the student as possible, e.g., strengths, weaknesses, learning preferences, areas of difficulty, etc...
Monroe Township, NJView Tutor
...I am most proud of one student I had who was really struggling with Physics because she was taking an accelerated summer course. After a few sessions of working with her, she told me that she had been getting A's in her Physics exams and that she likes the way that I teach! It's a great thing to hear that your efforts and the students efforts are not going to waste.
Avenel, NJView Tutor
...While I have mostly taught all levels of calculus and statistics, I can also teach college algebra and pre-calculus as well as contemporary math. My background is in engineering and business, so I use an applied math approach to teaching. I find knowing why the math is important goes a long way towards helping students retain information.
Sewell, NJView Tutor