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Tyler D. ...Rarely do students realize that the material they study in class represents some of the greatest achievements of the human intellect. And unfortunately, many teachers do not to emphasize the elegance of the subjects they teach, instead favoring a formulaic approach to learning that relies far to...
21 Subjects: including SAT math, prealgebra, trigonometry, precalculus
$50.00/hr
Providence, RI
Andrew C. ...Not only does this make students more interested in topics, but a student who enjoys a topic is more likely to retain the information much better. I like to make learning interesting by applying the theory students learn in school and apply it to applications that the students use in the future. I try to answer the "Why do I need to know this?" question.
16 Subjects: including calculus, study skills, government & politics, world history
$35.00/hr
East Greenwich, RI
Mark M. ...Additionally, they have spent years taking notes in class without fully understanding the material they are writing down or even copying. Test and quiz preparation is especially difficult for students with special needs, and even for many who are not diagnosed as such. In my study skills/learni...
4 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, study skills, special needs
$40.00/hr
Webster, MA
Paul K. ...I taught Fortran for four semesters at URI/Providence while I was a graduate student in Computer Science at URI. As an undergraduate I wrote a compilation of student programming errors. My major professor reported that my project speeded up his teaching of the course by 20%. I have a Masters Degree in Computer Science from URI.
13 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, Microsoft Excel
$35.00/hr
Providence, RI
George G. ...I have formally studied several other instruments as well, including the concert bass and the acoustic guitar. Music is a wonderful way to learn connectedness, concentration, and dexterity. I employ a teaching method that focuses on core basic skills from the outset, and then develops those skills slowly and methodically until the student's independent and unique abilities take shape.
13 Subjects: including algebra 1, prealgebra, algebra 2, English
$40.00/hr
Providence, RI

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