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Rachel P. ...I have been trained as a teacher in the state of Massachusetts and I have a teaching license. I like to ask my tutees to tell me what they know so far and describe where they think the challenge is. If there are materials provided from a class, I ask tutees to show them to me so I can help them develop goals and exercises for practice.
15 Subjects: including prealgebra, reading, Spanish, public speaking
$60.00/hr
Brighton, MA
Jeremy S. ...My job is to be a facilitator for the learning. Helping the student construct their knowledge in a genuine and meaningful way. In the process, building a connection with the student is what makes the job so enjoyable.
20 Subjects: including prealgebra, reading, writing, calculus
$50.00/hr
Brighton, MA
Thomas V. ...As a graduate student in electrochemistry, I get to apply abstract physical and chemical concepts with high level mathematics into practical problems. In my spare time, I help students by tutoring in the subjects of thermodynamics and quantum mechanics. I have a B.S.
8 Subjects: including prealgebra, Spanish, chemistry, physics
$40.00/hr
Cambridge, MA
Marissa B. ...This has taught me more ways to keep someone's attention. It is also extremely important for me to connect with and encourage students I am helping. My schedule is flexible and I am willing to meet during weekends.
35 Subjects: including prealgebra, chemistry, English, reading
$60.00/hr
Brookline, MA
Kate C. ...I use diagnostic probes to explore students' mathematical thinking and help to shore up their knowledge gaps. Mathematics particularly is a subject where knowledge gaps in elementary arithmetic and algebra can cause cascading problems. A student who can easily factor a quadratic equation with multiple techniques may misunderstand "simpler" ideas, such as the meaning of negative exponents.
16 Subjects: including prealgebra, chemistry, physics, calculus
$120.00/hr
Lexington, MA

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