Find a Salem, MA Math Tutor

...I believe everyone learns in their own way and at their own speed, and that the best way to teach someone is to "listen" to how they learn. As a tutor I am friendly and goodhumored, but also focused and goaloriented. I hold a BA from Harvard in Music, and an MA from Yale in Choral Conducting.
34 Subjects:
including
calculus,
piano,
probability,
logic




...As a high school Math and English special educator, I recognize the importance of using visuals, various graphic organizers, and breaking down large problems/projects into smaller more manageable chunks. My goal is to keep students challenged without overwhelming them. To ensure that students are gaining the most from each lesson, I regularly check for understanding after each new concept.
10 Subjects:
including
algebra 2,
public speaking,
algebra 1,
grammar




...Typically this involves having students work on problems relevant to the material they are studying. I make sure that students do as much as possible on their own, and I take on for myself the role as a guide rather than simply an instructor. I use many examples and problems, starting with easy ones and working up to harder ones.
9 Subjects:
including
algebra 1,
algebra 2,
calculus,
geometry




...I double majored in economics and business management with a concentration in finance. Since college I have had a year's worth of experience as a paraprofessional working with special education, particularly behavior and emotional. During this time I was a 1on1/tutor with elementary and high school in Haverhill and Newburyport.
30 Subjects:
including
algebra 2,
elementary (k6th),
ACT Math,
probability

$45.00/hr
Newburyport, MA



...I emphasize the importance of connecting material to the bigger picture to enhance understanding, and ensuring the student is proficient in the fundamental math skills required to excel in Chemistry. I obtained my Bachelor's degree in Biopsychology and have extensive coursework and research experience in this subject. I emphasize the importance of study skills to retain course material.
11 Subjects:
including
algebra 1,
algebra 2,
biology,
calculus




