...I also scored a 770 on the math subject SAT test. I believe that connecting with the student and getting to know who they are as people is so important to tutoring them efficiently, because everyone learns and thinks differently. I love math because you can apply almost any metaphorical situation to math to help explain a problem, making it really adaptive to how different people think. (read more)
...For tutor when cancelling or tardy:
1 - If I cancel a lesson with less than 1.5 hours notice, the student reserves the right to request the next lesson (of equal length) be without charge.
2- If I am late by 10 minutes or more and I have not notified you I will be late (by the scheduled start tim... (read more)
...Some people learn better through drills and memorization, others by hands-on methods, and others by abstract thinking. As a tutor, I will be sure to analyze every students likes, dislikes and study preferences and take those things into account to help the student learn in a fun and exciting way. I believe that every student is unique so there is no "one best way" to teach a subject. (read more)
...At Seattle Central Community College, I was elected by faculty to serve as Lead Tutor for their new Writing Center. When I transferred to Southwestern University, I completed a Teaching of Writing course, and served as the Assistant Director for the Debby Ellis Writing Center, where I was respon... (read more)
Hi there! I'm Maggie, and I can help you with Math, Writing, Spanish, ACT/SAT Prep, Homework Organization, Time Management, Executive Function issues, and other Learning Disabilities. My 9+ years working in Education are detailed in my resume below. (read more)