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Jon P. ...After that, I worked for 35 years doing economic research and software development -- fields in which logic and math are used every day. Calculus can be a difficult subject, because it requires a degree of abstraction that most students have not seen before. It introduces concepts involving continuous change rather than equations and shapes that remain static.
22 Subjects: including SAT reading, SAT writing, English, SAT math
$65.00/hr
Waban, MA
Cristiana P. ...One way I do this is by going over old tests, making sure a student is proficient in the problems that are correct and helping in the areas where confusion still exists. My favorite part of teaching is when I am able to aid a student in grasping a challenging concept. I pride myself on using un...
15 Subjects: including SAT math, reading, calculus, physics
$65.00/hr
Framingham, MA
Tobias D. ...I enjoy helping students develop the knowledge, skills, and concepts to understand the world of chemistry and to succeed in their classes, exams, and careers. I have a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and a master’s degree in Education from the Boston ...
5 Subjects: including chemistry, physics, algebra 1, algebra 2
$90.00/hr
Waltham, MA
Ronny A. ...I will teach you/your child creatively, find the right approach for you and help you overcome your challenges. My students regularly achieve higher grades and build increased confidence. I have more than 8 years of experience teaching in high schools and community colleges, as well as working with private students.
11 Subjects: including SAT math, calculus, geometry, statistics
$75.00/hr
Maynard, 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.
23 Subjects: including SAT math, SAT writing, SAT reading, chemistry
$135.00/hr
Lexington, MA

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