...To do this, I often prepare games and worksheets which help make learning and skills practice more entertaining. Elementary students often need more variety and, occasionally, a sense of play during instruction to remain fully engaged. I enjoy working with younger students and helping to set them on a positive academic trajectory! (read more)
...Helping students on the Regents Exam.
19. Encouraging students to contact me with any questions they have between sessions.
20. Helping students understand that they can and will do better than they are currently doing. (read more)
...I feel a key characteristic of a good tutor is patience, and I believe that I possess this quality. I also believe that it is the responsibility of a tutor to instill confidence in students he/she tutors. Once this is accomplished, a tutor should challenge the student by pushing them beyond their comfort level. (read more)
...Once I have an idea where the student is, I tutor our future tutoring sessions to allow him/her to gain and demonstrate mastery of the course materials needed to have success in class. I am currently tutoring Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Chemistry, and General Sci... (read more)
...I have been tutoring since my days on the Math Team at Stuyvesant HS. I was a high school teacher for a brief time and, more recently, I taught Probability and Statistics at Stony Brook University for a few years, where I received the President's Award for Excellence in Teaching. I believe that... (read more)