...The most common problems children have are spelling and grammar errors, problems with organization, and paragraph divisions. Those problems can take some time and effort to work on, but they can be corrected, and children can become fine writers. I believe in using a very precise and analytical approach to English. (read more)
14 Subjects: includingAlgebra 1,Elementary (K-6th),Prealgebra,Elementary Math
...I have completed training on coaching students with ADHD and am able to engage them in learning. I believe that all students can achieve great results and I strive to help each one build confidence in his/her own ability. I have a Master's Degree in Education from Manahattanville College, and am a certified teachers for grades N-6. (read more)
...I began tutoring, as many others, by helping my peers and classmates in class and out with homework and problem sets. After more than a few friends praised my abilities, I began tutoring more seriously through high school programs. Continuing into college, I found out about Penn State Learning, a peer tutoring group organized by the University. (read more)
...My academic training is a Ph.D. in natural products total synthesis U. Pittsburgh, followed by postdoctoral experience at the University of Pennsylvania and at U. Michigan in synthesizing isotopically labelled compounds. (read more)
...Algebra provides a solid foundation for important aspects of business and life for years to come, and it prepares a person well for more advanced mathematics courses (which I teach too).
I also help with communication skills and standardized test preparation. Writing concisely and effectively i... (read more)