...Of all the ACT sections, the Science section is the most demanding from a timing perspective. The average student can understand, process, and answer the questions, but it takes practice to do that in the time allotted. It's 40 questions in only 35 minutes, and some of the text is dense. (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 key is to work with the student to develop those skills as they solve the problems. 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. (read more)
...I thoroughly enjoy this area of learning and will work with the student to maximize their learning ability. 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,... (read more)