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Blythe C. ...Having witnessed “learned helplessness” and math phobias, both in school settings and my practicum experience, I strive to help students to develop positive attitudes regarding mathematics. 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.
29 Subjects: including algebra 1, Spanish, GRE, trigonometry
$70.00/hr
Boston, MA
Betsy B. ...I offer tutoring based on each student's level of need to review or learn the skills, then work on applying them in practice test problems. Learning how questions are scored, and paying close attention to the often tricky wording within the questions, can make a difference in test outcome. I also offer strategies to overcome anxiety and boost confidence regarding testing.
19 Subjects: including algebra 1, geometry, precalculus, algebra 2
$65.00/hr
Andover, MA
Savannah H. ...I want all of my students to read quickly and proficiently so they can perform well on a timed and lengthy test like the SAT. I scored in the 90th percentile on my SAT. I have taught elementary math through Kumon for 2 years.
17 Subjects: including algebra 1, reading, writing, English
$55.00/hr
Boston, MA
Christopher H. ...Then, I decided that I wanted to work with kids further as a school psychologist. I enrolled in the Master's degree School Psychology graduate program at Tufts University and am nearly done with my first year. I am looking to work with elementary or middle school children and feel most comfortable helping children with math, reading or grammar.
10 Subjects: including algebra 1, English, geometry, algebra 2
$50.00/hr
Medford, MA
Kathryn S. ...I talk with students about how to determine main idea and author's purpose and tone. We also discuss how to handle detail and inference questions. I am an avid reader myself and love to nurture an appreciation for reading in my students.
26 Subjects: including algebra 1, reading, English, writing
$150.00/hr
Wellesley Hills, MA

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