...My teaching experiences include: teaching private and group swim lessons since I was 16 to both children and adults, as a TA for an upper-level engineering course, and as a private math tutor on my Kibbutz for the last couple of years. Of these experiences, I've enjoyed teaching math the most. ... (read more)
...I have been teaching an SAT Preparation class at a High School for two years. My instruction in this class is always fundamental based, focusing on specific skills that carry over between the various question domains. For tutoring, my instruction will be similar but will also address specific areas of improvement for each student. (read more)
...I also offer advanced math/science coaching for school competitions. Standardized Tests:
NJ-ASK, SSAT, PSAT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests, ACT, AP courses/exams, IB courses/exams, GED, GRE, Praxis, etc. If you don't see your test here, just ask! (read more)
...I believe that learning mathematics is about understanding important concepts, not memorizing a bunch of formulas, and that obtaining the right answer is less important than trying to understand a problem and devising a method to solve it, even if that method isn't what the teacher is looking for... (read more)
...I believe learning is a highly personal and even spiritual endeavor, and approaching it with the right attitude is essential to really learning. As a professor of mine often said, "You've got to feel it in your bones!"
As a physics and chemistry major at Harvard, I've come to rely on strong vis... (read more)