...Then we dive deeply into them, using custom-prepared information packets and worksheets, to make sure that the student gets up to speed and has all the math knowledge that the test requires. But knowledge is only part of the picture. Many of the questions on the test are not the kind that the student would see in class. (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)
...I was the recipient of the Teaching Excellence Award at BC and the Teaching Inclusion Award from BHS.I have over 5 years SAT tutoring and teaching experience. I've helped over 75 students prepare for the math SAT and I've taught several SAT Boot Camps. I've also worked for a startup writing math questions for the mobile app Ready4SAT, a tool that helps students prepare for the SAT. (read more)
...The modern classroom doesn't serve the needs of all students. Too many students believe that they are "bad at math", or "bad at science", when their real struggle has been with the demands of one-size-fits-all education. Some students miss out on learning in school because they have their own troubles at home in life, or with specific teachers or teaching styles. (read more)
...I was also an undergraduate teaching assistant for the classical mechanics physics class while I myself was a student at MIT.
- Tutoring Style and Philosophy -
My initial sessions usually begin by going over assignments and tests with the student to identify his/her specific challenges with the... (read more)