Return to the Purplemath home page The Purplemath Forums
Helping students gain understanding
and self-confidence in algebra

powered by FreeFind

Find an ACT Tutor

Subject: ZIP:
Steven R. ...The ACT Math section require some pre-calculus (albeit at a basis level) that I can teach. The ACT test has few distracting/trick questions, so most student only will need to focus on the math concepts. The ACT Science Test is an exercise in test-taking technique rather than a measure of science aptitude.
20 Subjects: including ACT Science, ACT Math, calculus, ACT English
Livingston, NJ
Lohith D. ...For visual learners, I feel very comfortable drawing concept maps, diagrams, graphs, etc. and I also make use of images and videos from the internet to further clarify challenging concepts. This is especially useful for sciences such as biology and organic chemistry. The vast majority of my students connect with my teaching style.
37 Subjects: including ACT Science, ACT Math, biology, calculus
Roselle Park, NJ
Michael H. ...For other students, Algebra II poses little challenge and can be highly redundant of Algebra I. Sometimes these students have just missed the cutoff for placement in honors or accelerated courses. As a mathematics tutor, it is particularly rewarding to provide enrichment to students prepared and interested in advancing both within and outside their high school curriculum.
23 Subjects: including ACT Science, ACT Math, ACT English, ACT Reading
Morristown, NJ
Sam E. ...Unfortunately, many educators focus on passively showing instead of actively teaching students how to solve problems. This facilitates the mere impression of knowledge, rather than fostering a real, lasting understanding of the material.Of all the subjects, math is the most cumulative. For this reason it is important to make sure past concepts are fully understood and retained long-term.
42 Subjects: including ACT Reading, ACT Math, ACT Science, reading
New York, NY
Monet J. ...In addition to this, I also like to go over grammar and sentence structure that will be included on the SAT/ACT. I played high school varsity soccer and lettered my junior year. I also continued it to the collegiate level, playing my freshman year at Rutgers University, and I've played as a goalkeeper as well as a forward.
9 Subjects: including ACT English, reading, English, writing
Newark, NJ

  Copyright © 1999-2012  Elizabeth Stapel   |   About   |   Terms of Use   |   Privacy


 Feedback   |   Error?