...I have been tutoring my son in algebra for three years. Algebra is one of my favorite subjects. This is what I currently teach and I have taken many professional development classes.
Levittown, PAView Tutor
...Study skills depend more than anything else on understanding the lesson, objectives, and unit being studied. I have worked with hundreds of students and their college essays. Most of this work was done in my high school Honors and College Prep English classes.
Haddonfield, NJView Tutor
...Let me show you how to read actively. When done effectively, reading becomes a performance art in which you kinesthetically bring conceptual relationships on dead paper to life. Trigonometry is sometimes introduced using a dull collection of problems, like those asking you to determine the height of a lighthouse based on the length of a shadow.
Bridgewater, NJView Tutor
...My students learn how to make historical connections and conduct in-depth analysis. I fill my lessons with primary sources, maps, images, artifacts, even music - whenever possible, I used technology to make this a hands-on investigative experience for students. On the writing front, I teach stu...
Princeton, NJView Tutor
...I always ask about their interests to assist me in explaining an assignment or making a point. I find that especially when working with boys, if I use a sports-related reference, the "light bulb" comes on and the point is understood. It also helps in building rapport with my students; they know I care enough to learn about what interests them.
Norristown, PAView Tutor