...Over 15 years, I have learned what works and what doesn't work with this population. I use a variety of techniques that I have learned from professionals in the area of focusing difficulties to help my students focus as much as possible during tutoring sessions. I would be happy to share these techniques with you so that you can help your students pay attention more frequently. (read more)
...Trigonometry: just 4 questions on triangles and trigonometric functions (sine, cosine). What engenders a love of math? How can the door to its beautiful and fun aspects to be opened onto the numbers and their qualities, then remain open through algebra and beyond? Or, how and why fear and luck of confidence close that door? (read more)
...I have successfully prepared students for SAT and ACT Math tests, and up to Trigonometry/Pre-calculus classes. In high school, I was in an accelerated math program where I was able to take AP Calculus AB my junior year, and AP Calculus BC my senior year. After taking the AP Calculus AB & BC Exams, I scored a 5 out of 5 on both tests. (read more)
I have been teaching for 18 years and 14 of those have been math. I have taught at the elementary level, middle school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1) and high school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, and Geometry).
I enjoy working with students and I really enjoy seeing a student grasp a concept that... (read more)
5 Subjects: includingPrealgebra,Geometry,Algebra 1,Elementary Math
...I can also help prep for AP Tests. I graduated cum laude from Harvard with a degree in History and Literature. I began coaching writers while still in high school, and have continued through the graduate and professional levels. (read more)