...These skills are very important because they will carry my students to success when they take algebra I and II. Having numerous former students studying pre-calculus, I feel that I am prepared to tutor any student in this subject. My goal in this course is to break down the concepts and help students understand each aspect of pre-calculus.
Hillsdale, NJView Tutor
...Outside of my work with WyzAnt, I also work at an education non-profit organization which conducts college preparation for low-income students in New Jersey and a tutoring organization based in Manhattan. This past summer, I worked with two summer programs - one based at Hobart & William Smith C...
New York, NYView Tutor
...I also discuss if and when a student should re-take certain standardized exams and when the best time to take certain exams would be (such as end of Junior year or early Senior year). I also sit down with students and parents and talk about course selection, in addition to extra-curricular ac...
Old Bridge, NJView Tutor
...As a professor of mine often said, "You've got to feel it in your bones!" As a physics and chemistry major at Harvard, I've come to rely on strong visual and intuitive models. Once you can see the essence of the idea in your head, problem solving is a piece of cake. No matter what, we will always go step-by-step.
Morganville, NJView Tutor
...Algebra 1 is a textbook title or the name of a course, but it is not a subject. It is often the course where students become acquainted with symbolic manipulations of quantities. While it can be confusing at first (eg "how can a letter be a number?"), it can also broaden your intellectual scope.
Brooklyn, NYView Tutor