...I am currently pursuing a PhD in Science Education so I have a solid foundation in best practices in teaching and learning, in general. I have also worked extensively with students in study skills as those skills pertain to math and science (my main areas of expertise). Having worked with studen... (read more)
...One of my proudest moments as an instructor was watching as a third grade girl I mentored, went from phoneticizing new English words in her native language to recognizing English “building block syllables” and spelling out new words from there, using flash cards and spelling tests. In another in... (read more)
...Helping students on the Regents Exam.
19. Encouraging students to contact me with any questions they have between sessions.
20. Helping students understand that they can and will do better than they are currently doing. (read more)
...I tailor my tutoring sessions to maximize each student's understanding and progress in math and science. My goal for each student is for him/her to be able to understand the concepts and be able to apply them in class and on exams. Once I have an idea where the student is, I tutor our future tu... (read more)