...Students can be visual, auditory, kinesthetic, or combination learners. I switch from one teaching mode to another to find whatever works bests for the student. Sometimes an analogy or question can clarify a murky math or grammar problem, or an anecdote can make history come alive for someone bored by names and dates. (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 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.
...The ability to solve problems quickly and efficiently is the most important factor to improving a SAT score or moving up a letter grade in a math or econ class. The answer is less important than knowing how to solve the type of problem. I think of myself as a guide for the student to help them work through the problem. (read more)
...I am flexible and will work with your family to meet time requirements and/or schedule changes.I can guide my students through the essentials, including factorization, fraction operations, exponents, order of operations, and linear equations. I am proficient in the subject areas included in the ... (read more)