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Ben O. ...Looking back on my experiences with students in prealgebra this year, I see two things. The first is that I kept waiting for the other shoe to drop: they've brought up this topic, so why not finish the thought and show the student where it leads? The second is that students who do have trouble often are confused by the "soft" explanations provided.
27 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, SAT math, calculus
Poughkeepsie, NY
Amanda S. ...Thomas Aquinas College, so I have knowledge of the Common Core State Standards in mathematics and appropriate mathematics teaching techniques. I have taken a Child Psychology course, Educational Psychology course, and an Exceptional Children course at my college, all of which cover strategies fo...
51 Subjects: including algebra 1, French, dyslexia, phonics
Harriman, NY
Paul H. ...For 20 years, I have taught or tutored students in Geometry, and lately, I have integrated the principles of the Common Core Learning Standards into my math curriculum. Geometry is a visual and hands-on discipline; students’ different learning styles often require different approaches to teach...
32 Subjects: including calculus, trigonometry, algebra 1, algebra 2
White Plains, NY
Frank E. ...I have loved science since I was a boy, and I have always enjoyed helping others to appreciate science the way I do. That is why I became a teacher in the first place. When someone has knowledge of science, they are able to understand how the world around them works.
6 Subjects: including algebra 1, chemistry, geometry, physics
Washingtonville, NY
Patti H. ...I have also tutored other students in English, reading, and writing, for three years. I homeschooled our four children from pre-K through high school. As part of their learning experience, I taught them study skills: how to keep each subject organized in a notebook, how to use a daily planner to keep track of assignments and deadlines, and how to set goals for completing long-term projects.
8 Subjects: including prealgebra, reading, grammar, study skills
Hopewell Junction, NY

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