...Moreover, I have helped newly arrived ESL students dramatically and effectively increase the rate at which they learn English, and thus have helped them excel in college. Conquering the Math section of the SAT comes down to having a fresh recollection of the topics that you have been taught in y... (read more)
...I've also had some students improve by more than 12 points in an individual section (when focusing primarily on Verbal reasoning or Quantitative Reasoning). An integral part of academic and test-prep tutoring consists of making sure students are studying effectively. I've seen too many students ... (read more)
...I believe learning is a highly personal and even spiritual endeavor, and approaching it with the right attitude is essential to really learning. As a professor of mine often said, "You've got to feel it in your bones!"
As a physics and chemistry major at Harvard, I've come to rely on strong vis... (read more)
...I explain, demonstrate, ask a lot of questions and then like to watch the students do work. From my experience, I know there are often multiple ways to do a problem and certainly multiple ways to explain it. I also realize that with a student that is having difficulty it takes time for things to "click" and so I am very patient. (read more)