...I have experience teaching elementary school students phonics, including short and long vowel sounds and hard and soft consonant sounds. As a teacher, I was required to teach students study skills and prepare them for tests. My methods include creating mnemonic devices, playing games, using flashcards, and administering practice tests. (read more)
...I have been teaching at the college level since then as well. My doctoral work has focused on the use of technology and group work to enhance learning, particularly in the area of science. Students need to feel comfortable with a tutor, so establishing a rapport with students is my primary objective, because goals beyond that otherwise can't be achieved. (read more)
...Fortunately, I have taken an actual SAT with actual high school kids in a real testing center. I got a 1550 (790 math, 760 reading/writing).
I put my money where my mouth is, and by taking the test, I won't just be speculating when I tell your children how to prepare. I will be battle-tested and armed with excellent first-hand information. (read more)
...My background is in engineering and business, so I use an applied math approach to teaching. I find knowing why the math is important goes a long way towards helping students retain information. After all, math IS fun!In the past 5 years, I have taught differential equations at a local university. (read more)
...I am an alumnus of Princeton University ('01), where I was a Creative Writing major. I have extensive tutoring and teaching experience, having worked for Kaplan and Huntington Learning centers, not to mention tutoring many independent clients, recently and prior to moving to Ghana years ago. I ... (read more)