...Personally, statistics was my favorite class to teach. I've also coached teachers in middle and high schools across Boston. My tutoring experience comes from years of after-school sessions with students, in which I always tried to find new ways to present the math so that students could find a way to grab on. (read more)
11 Subjects: includingGeometry,Statistics,Algebra 2,SAT Math
...I was valedictorian of my high school class, and scored the highest possible score on the AP calculus test. I then majored in math at Harvard, where I graduated with an honors degree, and where I was a Teaching Assistant in calculus at the Harvard Extension College. After that, I worked for 35 ... (read more)
...Apart from WyzAnt, I also work with several test prep and tutoring companies in the Boston area. At Harvard, I have been a TA for three biology courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels; this culminated in a teaching certificate from the Derek Bok Center at Harvard. I have accumulated over 675 hours of teaching experience.
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...I am patient and supportive, but persistent. I am a writer, and all writers are voracious readers. I read fiction and non-fiction, and I have helped many students read and understand what they are reading more efficiently and with more appreciation. (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)