...I have been a calculus tutor for 4 years now, and studied calculus for 7 years. Calculus has variety of applications in the day to day and science world and I would like to pass that knowledge to my students and show them that the subject is not useless like most students think. I have been a chemistry tutor for a year, and studied chemistry for 7 years. (read more)
...However, my preferred methods are not absolute: I know that different students often respond better to different strategies, and am always ready to change gears if a student doesn't seem to be understanding. Tutoring others in math has been an important part of my life for approximately ten year... (read more)
...I have been tutoring for over 15 years at all levels of physics (and mathematics).
Since every student is different, I try to “customize” my approach to meet the individual needs of the student. I think it is important to spend a lot of the sessions working with students to help them develop strategies for solving problems. At the same time, if needed, we discuss the theory that is required. (read more)
...I am a freshman attending Princeton University, and I am so excited to have the opportunity to achieve your goals in academic endeavors. I tutored as part of an after school program at my high school, primarily focused on mathematics, but I have also helped students with their physics homework in my spare time. I achieve a score of 1520 on the new SAT, with perfect scores in Mathematics. (read more)
...For study skills, I look to see exactly how the student seems to learn best (writing things down, visually seeing it, or simply by practicing the concept). This yields immediate results and a big boosts in confidence. I have plenty of experience of working with high school students preparing for... (read more)