...Before that I attended Lexington High School, and my SAT score back in high school was 2340. My tutoring background began in my junior year of high school, when I started tutoring English as a second language for elementary and middle school students. In college, I branched out to also tutor the SAT, SSAT/ PSAT, middle and high school math, and the college application process. (read more)
...I aim to help students deeply understand why the material they are learning makes sense. When tutoring, I try to have the student talking and explaining things more than I am in order to make sure they truly understand. I have scored a 5 on the AP Calc BC test and a 36 on the ACT math section (... (read more)
...In addition to the history class work, I worked with students after school as they prepared for the our comprehensive exams in math and the humanities (a graduation requirement).
Outside of school, I write for performance (both puppet and human) and build puppet shows for audiences of all ages... (read more)
...I prioritize telling students the "why" behind each step so that they can feel that they are doing work that makes sense, not just following some random rules that seem to come from no where. I think here it comes in handy that I have taken higher level math, that I can see higher-level connecti... (read more)
...I also have worked extensively to help students improve their general writing skills, vocabulary, grammar usage, and reading comprehension and have developed programs for foreign students to improve their language and communication skills. The goal of each lesson is to make the material interest... (read more)