I am currently a literacy tutor at an elementary with AmeriCorps. I am looking for a part-time job and thought I would keep with trying to help as many kids as possible. I mostly work with grades kinder through second but have tutored up to 5th grade before.
...As an engineer, I could not survive on the salary, but decided this would be great fun in retirement. So, here I am--math is the one subject where you get an answer...ONE answer, and you KNOW when you have it. Don't waste your study time being frustrated. (read more)
...I have helped students with specific homework problems and test preparation. In addition to specific coursework, I have experience helping students fine-tune their learning skills more generally. For example, I helped a young girl with reading comprehension by teaching her how to visualize concepts and improve her attention to detail and memory. (read more)
10 Subjects: includingAlgebra 2,Phonics,Prealgebra,ACT Math
...I learn all the time and continue to grow in knowledge
What makes me a good math tutor is experience and knowledge as well as my ability to communicate effectively to the student while creating a patient and casual atmosphere.As an engineering student I became experienced with mathematics. I h... (read more)
...Let's get started today!I have a B.S. in Education (Penn State), and a Master's in Mathematics (Ohio State). I have previously taught at the Junior High level for 12 years teaching Pre-Algebra and Algebra 1. I have a B.S. in Education (Penn State), and a Master's in Mathematics (Ohio State). I h... (read more)