...I have tutored a number of students in math for both the SAT and ACT. What makes these tests more difficult is not the individual question but the breadth of math topics that are covered. For some students they haven't done geometry or algebra for two years -- and the skills they honed then are now dull.
Sudbury, MAView Tutor
...An important part of this process is listening to students vent about their frustrations in this area and then responding with practicals. For example, when a student says he/she can't study at night because everyone else at home is watching TV, I suggest going to the library or a friend's house...
Hull, MAView Tutor
...My specialty has been in mathematics, but I have also worked with the language arts program (teaching writing skills, spelling, and creative writing, and leading literature discussion groups), with cross-curricular units that involve social studies and the arts, and with helping students develop ...
Framingham, MAView Tutor
...I also enhance learning and test performance by understanding just where students are often weak, and making sure they have solid skills in the many Geometry topics such as Parallel Lines & Angles, Transformations, Right Triangles and Trigonometry, Circles, Sectors, Tangents, etc. I have a deep ...
Acton, MAView Tutor
...When I learn about a topic, I need to let myself investigate tangents that might not be immediately necessary; I like to meander a bit. I am not an effective authoritarian figure. But, I love these topics and I love discussing them.
Belmont, MAView Tutor