...Usually reading problems are linked to problems with vocabulary. I help students improve their vocabulary skills through word groups (10 words about "stubborn," about "challenging," etc.), then I add a visual cue on its meaning. I also work with the student to write about what he or she is reading, using appropriate vocabulary. (read more)
...Middle school and early High School are the ages when most children develop crazy ideas about their abilities regarding math. It upsets me when I hear students say, 'I'm just not good in math!' Comments like that typically mean that a math teacher along the way wasn't able to present the materi... (read more)
...I enjoy seeing students finally having a "light bulb" moment and feeling confident. I am certified to teach k-12 but prefer the high school level. I will try to be available both days and weekends. (read more)
I am a full time Assistant Professor of Mathematics and have prior experience teaching middle and high school students. I am very patient, thorough, clear and passionate.
I love teaching Algebra and SAT math, but will gladly teach any subject the student needs.
...Details may vary depending on whether student:
- needs additional help while studying Russian in the school or college, or
- wants to master and exercise his Russian language, or
- wants to be fluent in Russian to communicate with people, or
- wants to read and understand Russian literature, ... (read more)