...In school, I devoured every math course that was offered, and rapidly progressed as high as I possibly could in my secondary school education (which ended at Pre-Calculus).
I recognize that math is a critical component for a well-rounded education, especially among low-income students who are se... (read more)
...I have tutored many students to do well in the TOEFL. With my background in English grammar, writing, and especially in the graduate work that I have done in linguistics, I am well qualified to help you to a good score. I enjoy working with students who have a good motivation, such as improving their score on the TOEFL. (read more)
...I've taught for many years at Kaplan Learning Centers SAT, GRE, and MCAT courses, and also have experience working with ESL students, both children and adults. I'm a graduate of the University of Washington with Bachelor of Science degrees in Chemistry, Microbiology, and Immunology and a doctora... (read more)
80 Subjects: includingACT Reading,English,ACT English,ACT Math
...The absolute worst thing that can happen to you while tutoring is to not understand what you are trying to teach. 3) Clarity. You need to explain the problems slowly and clearly, so you do not confuse the student even more than he or she already is. Be nice while you explain, and don't forget to smile! (read more)
...Practice is key to improving speed and understanding. To help this, I supplement sessions with worksheets and practice tests to help the student better prepare for upcoming quizzes and exams. Once students are more comfortable, I encourage them to teach me or their family members the material they have learned. (read more)