...In mathematics, it is important to teach concepts rather than just processes or procedures. For example, the tutor should explain why it is important to follow the order of operations rule. If the student cannot get the correct answer and asks for help, usually I look at what the student has done and try to locate the error. (read more)
...The instructor was enthusiastic and provided great examples."
"Karsten is the only reason I am passing physics. This is the only place I learned physics. I wish I had him freshman year in physics. (read more)
...With two BS degrees in Mathematics and Electrical Engineering, Jin had finished his College in 4 years with 150+ credits of courses and he graduated with a GPA of 3.45/4.0. When he was a sophomore student and before transferring to Penn State, he worked as a math/physics/chemistry Tutor in Harri... (read more)
The most important attributes of any teacher are empathy and patience. I currently attend Harvard University and work as a professional writer and tutor. I've lived all over the United States, although I grew up in Scotland of all places. (read more)
...I currently teach the MCAT preparation course for Kaplan. I also tutor individual students who are preparing to take the MCAT. When I took the MCAT in preparation for Kaplan training, my overall score was a 41 which ranks in the 99th percentile. (read more)