...I started playing violin when I was 10 years old. I excelled very quickly and was soon put into the advanced orchestra at my school. In middle school I became concert mistress of the orchestra, and in high school I played with a college orchestra.
Framingham, MAView Tutor
...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 or using ear plugs. I help people learn or improve in chess by playing with them and talking about each move -- mine and theirs. Chess is...
Hull, MAView Tutor
...Geometry is quite different than most kinds of math, which can make it a welcome relief or a frustration. In my experience, there is not a very strong correlation between a student's success in Algebra and a student's success in Geometry. In fact, many students who are used to excelling in math find themselves struggling during their bout with Geometry.
Needham, MAView Tutor
...The GRE is my favorite to teach. I especially enjoy the Verbal and Quantitative sections. When I took the GRE (in 2014) I scored 170 in math and 167 in verbal.
Belmont, MAView Tutor
...I emphasize improving organizational and study skills to create a more permanent solution to academic challenges. I also focus my learning activities around concepts and skills to build understanding, rather than focusing simply on rote knowledge. Anyone and everyone can understand history.
Worcester, MAView Tutor