...Ballroom Dancing: In college I took up ballroom dancing, and quickly rose to the top levels. I was captain of my ballroom dance team and taught my teammates between our coaching lessons. After college I taught a few ballroom classes here and there at different studios, YMCAs/Rec centers, and worked with two other collegiate ballroom dance teams.
Framingham, MAView Tutor
...Students and colleagues often tell me that they appreciate my ways of explaining difficult concepts, using sketches, outlines and especially lots of memory tricks. As a tutor, I would also spend time working on study skills and organization, both of which are road blocks for many adolescents. I...
Derry, NHView Tutor
I am Japanese and have lived in USA for 20 years. As I was a graduate student myself at the US school and have been a teacher at the US veterinary school, I understand an individual learning process and can tailor to fit students? needs. I have taught all age groups from kindergartner to graduate/professional students during my own teaching career of almost 30 years.
Grafton, MAView Tutor
...Typically it includes a review of basic algebra topics; various types of functions--including trigonometric and polynomial; series; limits; and an introduction to vectors. Most troubles with introductory calculus are traceable to an inadequate mastery of algebra and trigonometry. As noted above, trigonometry is usually encountered as a part of a pre-calculus course.
Allston, MAView Tutor
...Having witnessed ?learned helplessness? and math phobias, both in school settings and beyond, I strive to help students to develop positive attitudes regarding mathematics. Mathematics is a stepping stone, not just a frustrating high school class. I use my energy and enthusiasm to promote positivity and active learning, helping all students access the mathematics curriculum.
Boston, MAView Tutor