...It is my hope that I can truly get your son or daughter feeling successful and confident with high school math again within a few of our lessons. I focus immediately on what they need as I seek the questions they are dealing with and what it is they need to see and experience so we can get them ... (read more)
4 Subjects: includingAlgebra 2,Algebra 1,Precalculus,ACT Math
...I am patient, relaxed and truly enjoy this work. In addition to my engineering degree, I also come from 2 previous generations of world class science/math academics from both sides of my family (My dad was a MIT professor).
Also having been a professional actor during this entire time, being a... (read more)
...The SAT, unlike the AP, provides students with the express purpose of the speaker/author, saving students one step in the analytical process. It also provides a recommended list of general rhetorical devices from which students can choose a couple to form the foundation of their analysis. I get... (read more)
38 Subjects: includingAlgebra 2,English,ESL/ESOL,SAT Math
...As I was completing my CA teaching credential, I spent a semester of my student teaching in Prealgebra at a middle school. During this time, I developed many methods for teaching this content, especially in the area of integers where many students struggle. I later went on to teach Algebra 1, a... (read more)
...Every student has his or her own unique learning style, and so I believe that every student should have his or her own unique studying plan. I also believe that quality tutoring should be affordable. The companies I used to work for would charge families $200 an hour for my time - and that's not including the cost of materials! (read more)