...This is the biggest help I give Geometry students - I have them approach a problem both from the conclusion, working backward ("for this to be true, what do I need? How can I get that?") and forward ("Given this, what does it do for me? And what else can I get from it?
Acton, MAView Tutor
...I've found that students often have many of the skills needed to apply general chemical principles to problems and exams, but just need help in seeing how the principles apply in different situations. I received a degree in Physics from Yale University and tutored other students in the subject d...
Sudbury, MAView Tutor
...During college I was a Teaching Assistant in Harvard Extension College math courses, working with members of Cambridge community in a variety of subjects. After that, I worked for 35 years doing economic research and software development -- fields in which logic and math are used every day. I k...
Waban, MAView Tutor
...I use strategies and tools to make learning easier and that build confidence. When students start to learn with more ease it instills their yearning for learning and helps them to become a lifelong learner. Knowledge is always empowering and difficulties in learning are just challenges to be met individually.
Pelham, NHView Tutor
...I have worked successfully with students of all abilities, and my students (and their parents) tell me they are so relieved to finally understand math and not be made to feel dumb or lazy for not understanding. Confidence can be very powerful. I tutor Algebra, Pre-algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, and SAT prep.
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