...Most of my students have ADD/ADHD or other focusing difficulties, so these are challenges that I work through every day. 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. (read more)
...As a writing professor, I know what teachers are looking for, both in high school and college. I have many friends in admissions and know what they're looking for as well. I have created, designed, and taught numerous college writing and literature courses, so I know EXACTLY what many teachers are looking for. (read more)
...I am patient, relaxed and truly enjoy this work. In addition to my engineering degree, I also come from 2 previous generations of world class science/math academics from both sides of my family (My dad was a MIT professor).
Also having been a professional actor during this entire time, being a... (read more)
...With more than 15 years experience teaching children ages 2 to 10, I have a wealth of experience and knowledge about individualizing teaching to meet each students' learning needs, including English language learners. Given my background in Montessori and my extensive education in all elementar... (read more)