...Involve me, and I will understand." (Confucius; Chinese thinker and social philosopher; 551 BC – 479 BC.) while dealing with students. Good tutoring can help a tutee to learn more, better, and faster. It can contribute significantly to a tutee’s self-image, attitude toward the area being studied, learning skills, and long-term retention of what is being learned. (read more)
...I have been tutoring for over 15 years at all levels of physics (and mathematics).
Since every student is different, I try to “customize” my approach to meet the individual needs of the student. I think it is important to spend a lot of the sessions working with students to help them develop strategies for solving problems. At the same time, if needed, we discuss the theory that is required. (read more)
...I also discuss if and when a student should re-take certain standardized exams and when the best time to take certain exams would be (such as end of Junior year or early Senior year).
I also sit down with students and parents and talk about course selection, in addition to extra-curricular ac... (read more)
...Trigonometric functions are crucial in all levels of Calculus, and very important in physics. In tutoring trigonometry I emphasize those ideas which will give both strong foundation and comprehensive preparation for using it in higher-level math and science. Having experienced and overcome many... (read more)
...I have a broad knowledge of several disciplines that are covered in school and college basic courses. Among them are Russian grammar and Basic Russian Language. Depending on the student’s goal, knowledge, and abilities I apply various approaches and cover topics in different ways. (read more)