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K Mason S. ...These surprises, both common and predictable, result from a bizarre truth: the right approach for other academic pursuits is often the wrong approach for standardized tests. Standardized tests demand techniques that are tailored to the peculiarities of the exams. Just as a great golf swing won't guarantee success as a fastball hitter, so too a flautist cannot automatically play the sax.
23 Subjects: including geometry, SAT math, ACT Math, algebra 1
$85.00/hr
North Wales, PA
Vincenzo G. ...I am especially personable and I know I have the ability to inspire students to have success beyond their expectations especially with the creative method I use for teaching. I believe that the best approach for teaching is to help students conceptualize some seemingly abstract topics in these s...
17 Subjects: including precalculus, SAT math, algebra 1, algebra 2
$70.00/hr
Philadelphia, PA
Jem C. ...I favor the Socratic Method of teaching, asking questions of the student to help him/her find her/his own way through the problem rather than telling what the next step is. This way the student not only learns how to solve a specific proof, but ways to approach proofs that will work on problems ...
59 Subjects: including linear algebra, differential equations, grammar, discrete math
$120.00/hr
Upper Darby, PA
Eric O. I went to school for computer engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, changed my major to chemical engineering and transferred to the University of Delaware where I completed my degree. I started a business with a friend of mine, which I ran successfully for about 12 years. I then changed my career and became a teacher.
15 Subjects: including differential equations, linear algebra, algebra 1, algebra 2
$40.00/hr
Burlington, NJ
David O. ...There is someone uniquely delightful about seeing someone "get" subject matter that they did not get before, and knowing that you were a part of that. Besides working at college, I have worked as a teacher, co-teacher, and student aide in middle and high schools. I enjoy working with teens, and I generally get along pretty well with them.
16 Subjects: including trigonometry, algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus
$35.00/hr
Pennsauken, NJ

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