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Michael K. ...An example of this is the series of articles the Boston Globe did on parking fines in Boston. How much should the parking fines be raised to deter scofflaws, but protect the $20 million income Boston receives from these fines? By raising the parking fine too much, then the number of violators decrease, along with the income that Boston would receive.
8 Subjects: including trigonometry, physics, geometry, algebra 1
$60.00/hr
Newton Center, MA
John H. ...I make sure that students do as much as possible on their own, and I take on for myself the role as a guide rather than simply an instructor. I use many examples and problems, starting with easy ones and working up to harder ones. As they progress I help them see how these particular examples and problems fit into the big ideas they are studying.
9 Subjects: including trigonometry, calculus, physics, geometry
$60.00/hr
Brighton, MA
Ping L. ...At last You got the answer after solving equations. I've worked with students taking Algebra 2 at Winchester High School and Medford High School. I have a master's degree in physics (Optics). I taught college physics for eight years at a University in China before I came to the United States.
5 Subjects: including trigonometry, physics, Chinese, algebra 2
$65.00/hr
Winchester, MA
Anna C. ...All of this is helped by heavy doses of encouragement; by identifying, tracking, and celebrating tangible progress towards goals; and by constant subtle and/or explicit reminders of why the work at hand is, in fact, worth doing (which it invariably is). I have enjoyed this work a great deal and ...
27 Subjects: including trigonometry, reading, Spanish, English
$75.00/hr
Brookline, MA
Nicolas I. ...This ultimately helps them build links between old and new material, which is what an effective learning process is all about. This means working through a particular problem and then testing them with a new problem that is very similar to the one we just learned. If the student is able to work...
21 Subjects: including trigonometry, chemistry, writing, statistics
$40.00/hr
Somerville, MA

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