...By time I took the exam in high school, I scored within the 90th percentile. Taking the exam is more than understanding the material as it is understanding how to take the test. When I was looking to apply for college, one of the test I made sure to take was the ACT. (read more)
...Calculus is the math required to solve many real but complex situations, and, thus, throughout my years in the industry, I kept up with those skills and was continually at awe with how effective this tool was and how it continues to be. When tutoring this subject, I also try to instill the excit... (read more)
I have been teaching for 18 years and 14 of those have been math. I have taught at the elementary level, middle school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1) and high school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, and Geometry).
I enjoy working with students and I really enjoy seeing a student grasp a concept that... (read more)
5 Subjects: includingPrealgebra,Geometry,Algebra 1,Elementary Math
...I graduated cum laude with a degree in History and Literature from Harvard (focusing on Britain and Russia), and work with students of all levels on coursework and essay writing. I can also help prep for AP Tests. A lifelong theater practitioner, I have a 10+ year career as a theater director, with work performed in New York, Los Angeles, and regionally. (read more)
...Math challenges students to reason in new ways as well as applying prior knowledge, so I make sure to test understanding regularly by discussing examples and assigning practice problems. I only move on from a topic once I'm sure the student can explain and apply its content in every necessary co... (read more)