...Listening to a lecture on how to clone DNA or identify a chemical functional group through infrared spectroscopy was useless for me. I didn't understand until I did it in a laboratory setting. So I am comfortable talking about topics, but also given examples, showing videos, asking questions, etc, to ensure that you actually learn and understand the material.
Providence, RIView Tutor
...My experiences, over the past 10 years, include working: PreK to 6th grade ELA pull-out small-group classroom for students with learning disabilities; in an inclusion setting; at an early intervention preschool for students with special needs; and private tutoring for phonics, ELA, grammar, and m...
Dracut, MAView Tutor
...And it introduces entirely new concepts that the student has not seen that he/she will be assumed to know when entering calculus later in his or her education. There is more abstraction than in Algebra 2 and a greater requirement for rigorous thinking. It can be a challenge to the student who didn't fully master what came before.
Waban, MAView Tutor
...I always track a student's progress based on what he or she hopes to accomplish. One way I do this is by going over old tests, making sure a student is proficient in the problems that are correct and helping in the areas where confusion still exists. My favorite part of teaching is when I am able to aid a student in grasping a challenging concept.
Framingham, MAView Tutor
...When tutoring, I learn about the student's interests and learning style. I use that knowledge to make connections between the subject and personal experience. Successful tutoring overcomes learning obstacles that cannot be addressed in the classroom setting.
Hull, MAView Tutor