...I have experience teaching the GRE. Many students dread the SAT Reading section because they find it confusing. What many students don't realize is that SAT Reading requires a new type of reading: They cannot approach SAT passages like they would a Harry Potter novel.
Teaneck, NJView Tutor
My passion is unlocking student interest and potential in science & math, as well as promoting a well-rounded education. I'm a registered professional engineer, an active duty Naval Officer, but also a former full-time teacher of high school science. I've enjoyed success as a professional tutor ov...
Greenwich, CTView Tutor
...It builds on the skills they have developed and uses them in new ways as they begin to learn more difficult concepts. Many of my students first come to me at this level, and as we work they find confidence and improved skills. I am constantly working to show students the "whys" of understanding math, not just how to "do" the problems.
South Plainfield, NJView Tutor
...Unfortunately, many educators focus on passively showing instead of actively teaching students how to solve problems. This facilitates the mere impression of knowledge, rather than fostering a real, lasting understanding of the material.Of all the subjects, math is the most cumulative. For this reason it is important to make sure past concepts are fully understood and retained long-term.
New York, NYView Tutor
...This standardized test emphasizes sentence structure, mechanics and punctuation as well as reading comprehension. I also have been tutoring the ACT which has the same type of emphasis on mechanics and reading. Additionally, having lived in Europe and learned two languages, I also know the importance of speaking and auditory comprehension.
Wantagh, NYView Tutor