...I have been teaching the reading and writing sections of the SAT for many years, and my students usually get very high scores and are accepted into the colleges they want. I also help students with their essays. I have been tutoring students for the verbal sections of the SAT and ACT for more than 20 years. (read more)
...Nerdy aside: what piqued my interest in this subject was when I was awestruck to find out that y = x^2 and y = 2x were related. How could a parabola and straight line be possibly related? Answer: Calculus! (read more)
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...I love my work. I have had experience helping young students and adults with the GED in evening classes and in urban schools for young mothers. I am also a teacher of Mathematics and now tutor in many courses. (read more)
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