...I like math because it's logical, but can also require creativity, and because there are clear right and wrong answers. I firmly believe that any motivated student can learn to understand math. My grandma was an English teacher.
Califon, NJView Tutor
...My classroom typically looks like a group of students working at their own pace and being challenged at different levels. I am especially successful at getting through to students with low self confidence in math and breaking things down into smaller, more obtainable steps that are easily understood. I engage different teaching techniques and try to spark the interest of all learners.
Trenton, NJView Tutor
...Experience *********** Computer Software Tester for NYC firm for 3 years. Java Developer for same NYC firm for 2 years. High School Computer Programming Teacher for past 8 years.
Jackson, NJView Tutor
...If needed (often is), we go back to fractions and make sure it's clear when to cross-multiply, how to add, and how to multiply. When I see they've mastered a skill, I make up purposely complicated problems (17.9x-19,034 = -.039-98x), because they prove - to themselves - 'I can do anything thrown...
Cliffside Park, NJView Tutor
...I spend extra time getting to know each student beyond the numbers. By getting to know the whole person, I avoid bumps in the road and am able to smoothly navigate a pathway to success. My students obtain optimal outcomes from their efforts.
New York, NYView Tutor