Jon P. - $70.00/hr - Waban, MA - View Jon P. >>

...It repeats some of the material from Algebra 2 but with some additional and more complex ideas. And it introduces entirely new concepts that the student has not seen that he/she will be assumed to know when entering calculus later in his or her education. There is more abstraction than in Algebra 2 and a greater requirement for rigorous thinking. (read more)
**21 Subjects: **
including
SAT Math,
Chemistry,
English,
Calculus

Sean G. - $45.00/hr - Quincy, MA - View Sean G. >>

...During the summer of my junior year, I went to Germany for a one-month intensive language course. I continue to study German at the graduate level. I am located in the South Shore, but I am willing to travel. (read more)
**22 Subjects: **
including
SAT Math,
Reading,
Spanish,
English

Maggie M. - $50.00/hr - Haverhill, MA - View Maggie M. >>

...It is great to make a personal connection with a student and to see them grow their confidence and ability. The A-ha moment is what it's all about. I believe in lifelong learning and I try to instill this idea in all of my students. (read more)
**5 Subjects: **
including
SAT Math,
Geometry,
Algebra 2,
Precalculus

Jean Marie G. - $120.00/hr - Lexington, MA - View Jean Marie G. >>

...Additionally, I wrote math content for the mobile apps Ready4SAT and Ready4ACT. I'm very familiar with the standardized tests and really enjoy helping students succeed with those exams! I understand the multiple stresses students are under, especially as they endure the college application process with all its demands. (read more)
**8 Subjects: **
including
SAT Math,
Calculus,
Geometry,
Algebra 1

Kate C. - $250.00/hr - Watertown, MA - View Kate C. >>

...I use diagnostic probes to explore students' mathematical thinking and help to shore up their knowledge gaps. Mathematics particularly is a subject where knowledge gaps in elementary arithmetic and algebra can cause cascading problems. A student who can easily factor a quadratic equation with multiple techniques may misunderstand "simpler" ideas, such as the meaning of negative exponents. (read more)
**23 Subjects: **
including
SAT Math,
Chemistry,
Physics,
Calculus

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