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Margery W. ...I generally use the AP Collegeboard test prep books. I start by having a student take a practice test and analyze their areas of weakness in terms of knowledge and test taking ability. Based on this I then prepare specific lessons designed to strengthen knowledge and skills.
29 Subjects: including calculus, geometry, GRE, algebra 1
$75.00/hr
Marlborough, MA
Peter L. ...The process is hugely creative, just plain fun while I'm doing it (for both of us), and as rewarding as anything I've ever done. Teaching is in my lineage, my blood, and my soul. Years ago, I asked Tim O'Reilly, the publisher of the O'Reilly books on new technology, what he thought was the best way to communicate technical information. "Easy," he said. "Wait for someone to ask a question.
28 Subjects: including calculus, chemistry, statistics, trigonometry
$55.00/hr
Cambridge, MA
Matt L. ...Real learning involves much more than looking up a fact or memorizing a rule to follow. So I don't ever just teach to the test, and I ask my students to work hard and to learn to be comfortable with a challenge without being overwhelmed. The payoff for learning how to think for oneself, not jus...
48 Subjects: including calculus, reading, chemistry, writing
$200.00/hr
Boston, MA
Blythe C. ...Mathematics is a stepping stone, not a frustrating high school class. I use my energy and enthusiasm to promote positivity and active learning, helping all students access the mathematics curriculum. I truly believe all students can and will succeed in mathematics, learning skills which will help them in their everyday lives and open doors to additional career possibilities.
29 Subjects: including calculus, Spanish, writing, geometry
$70.00/hr
Boston, MA
Joseph S. ...He went on to college and became a highly respected, remedial math teacher - "he had walked in their shoes". MY TEACHING PHILOSOPHY BASED ON A BLEND OF TWO EXPERIENCES The first, a proud career as an engineer, executive, and consultant in high tech where fluency in the language of mathematics i...
12 Subjects: including calculus, physics, geometry, algebra 1
$50.00/hr
Sudbury, MA

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