...For example, the tutor should explain why it is important to follow the order of operations rule. If the student cannot get the correct answer and asks for help, usually I look at what the student has done and try to locate the error. Then I have the student work a similar problem to make sure he/she has grasped the concept or procedure. (read more)
I taught high school mathematics in New Jersey for over 20 years. I have experience tutoring students from my former high school and I have worked as a tutor for Sylvan Learning Center and other organizations. My favorite math subjects are pre-calculus and statistics. (read more)
...Veteran teacher in math and science. I have successfully aided students who needed alternate methods of learning the basics of the subject or who desired assistance in advanced courses. I have taken the Praxis or equivalent state tests in several science subjects, and scored in the high 90s every time. (read more)
...The GMAT is one of my favorite standardized tests - the sentence correction is particularly fun. I can give you all the resources you'll need to study for the exam, no matter where you're starting out! The ACT reading section is similar to that of the SAT, though it trades vocabulary for stiffer time constraints. (read more)
...I find helping students grow past these habits to be richly rewarding, and for that reason I make myself very accessible over the phone or by Skype for free consultations/check-in, in addition to meeting in person. I am also open to purely online tutoring (for which I have received training).
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