My name is Paul, and I have studied math and science heavily throughout high school and college. In high school, I took several AP classes, including Calculus AB, Chemistry, and Biology, and scored 4s or 5s on each. I went on to graduate as top of my class, valedictorian for the year 2010. (read more)
...I have experience teaching with students of all abilities. I have been in both urban and suburban settings. However, I really enjoy working one-on-one with students to help them succeed. (read more)
...I scored a perfect 800 on the math portion of the SAT, and routinely score 800 on the math section whenever I take the practice exams. Even if you aren't shooting for 800, the SAT math exam is definitely one where you can markedly improve your score with even just a limited amount of studying an... (read more)
...For instance, eighth graders concentrate on the following skills:
• L.8.4. Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words or phrases based on grade 8 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.
- Use context (e.g., the overall meaning of a sentenc... (read more)
...I specialize in math skills of all types, and love playing with numbers. I chose to become a teacher because my favorite moment is that ah-ha moment when a student who was struggling with a concept figures out a way to approach it that makes sense to them. I enjoy incorporating movement (throwi... (read more)