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Shigemitsu Y. ...Telling a student 3x = x + x + x and x^3 = x*x*x is only good for the short term retention and the rules can easily be mixed up. When approaching this problem, we should ask questions like what does multiplication mean? What does the 3 mean with respect to x?
8 Subjects: including SAT math, calculus, Japanese, algebra 1
Yonkers, NY
Joyce B. ...My teaching strategies include modeling with varied teaching methods and giving a mixed review of problems. In turn, I always have the student model and explain in their own words what they've learned, showing their process for deriving an answer. In this way, I know that they fully understand and will hopefully accomplish learning other math concepts more easily.
16 Subjects: including SAT math, chemistry, calculus, geometry
Bronx, NY
Evan F. ...When I tutor, I use many applications in mathematics to help enlightened the minds of young people. My ultimate goal for my students is to gain an appreciation for mathematics. As a result, students will gain better comprehension and be better active learners in the classroom.I've been preparing students for Algebra 1 for over five years.
13 Subjects: including SAT math, geometry, algebra 1, algebra 2
Richmond Hill, NY
Farah R. ...During the first session, I evaluate the student(s), then I use an individualized approach focusing on strengthening student's weakness as well as a comprehensive subject review. Also, I work with the student on test taking strategies and study tips which make a difference in the score. I use full length tests, online resources and my own material.
23 Subjects: including SAT math, reading, English, geometry
Tenafly, NJ
Michael M. ...I am very dedicated towards teaching and I will do everything I can to help you achieve your goals in mathematics. Every student is different: Different needs, different abilities, different prior knowledge, different strengths, different weaknesses. With my extensive foundation in mathematics, I am able to approach each problem in a multitude of ways.
25 Subjects: including SAT math, calculus, geometry, trigonometry
Yonkers, NY

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