...Physics can be a difficult subject, but once you start to see the ideas, it starts to make a lot of sense and you can see how interesting it really is. Working with a tutor who really understands the subject can be your ticket to success. I am an experienced tutor who has worked with students in the entire range of subjects offered in middle and high school. (read more)
DonI am a mathematics major. I have been a tutoring for many years, mostly math for all ages and English for younger kids. I work part time at a local after-school program for age 5 and up. (read more)
...And some subjects - such as Evolution - are simply not taught in all school systems. I use diagnostic probes to explore students' mathematical thinking and help to shore up their knowledge gaps. Mathematics particularly is a subject where knowledge gaps in elementary arithmetic and algebra can cause cascading problems. (read more)
My background includes a distinguished BS in chemistry from the University of Denver, MS and PhD degrees from Cornell University (organic chemistry), where I was a lecture and lab TA and tutor for five years, as well as a Post Doctoral appointment at the University of California, San Diego, also in ... (read more)
...At the college level, I have tutored physics to students of Boston area colleges, including MIT, Tufts, BU, and Northeastern. I was also an undergraduate teaching assistant for the classical mechanics physics class while I myself was a student at MIT.
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My initi... (read more)