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Jon P. ...After that, I worked for 35 years doing economic research and software development -- fields in which logic and math are used every day. Calculus can be a difficult subject, because it requires a degree of abstraction that most students have not seen before. It introduces concepts involving continuous change rather than equations and shapes that remain static.
21 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, ACT Math
Waban, MA
Christopher F. ...I highly recommend this book. If you are struggling with any of the following areas, please reach out -I will deliver clarity and comfort: 1). Vectors 2). Solving Linear Equations 3). Vector Spaces and Subspaces 4). Orthogonality 5). Determinants 6). Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors I've studi...
19 Subjects: including statistics, probability, algebra 1, algebra 2
Somerville, MA
John D. ...Often students are performing poorly because they do not understand the underlying concepts needed for their success. By listening to a student's concerns and probing with Socratic questions, great progress can be achieved. This is a superior technique to simple rote learning.
17 Subjects: including SAT math, elementary math, algebra 1, algebra 2
Woburn, MA
Nelson S. ...Ultimately this will allow the student to start from a place of confidence and comprehension giving them a hands-on understanding as to why the new technique or theory works. If you're anxious to learn, I'm anxious to teach! I come to teaching having spent over fifteen years in industry, buildi...
12 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, chemistry
Foxboro, MA
Dennis P. ...This allows me to quickly identify the stumbling blocks that are limiting the student’s progress. I then work with the student to overcome these difficulties and develop a high confidence level in the subject. I am very good at seeing things from the student’s perspective, which helps me in explaining difficult concepts clearly and simply.
7 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, geometry
Woburn, MA

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