...What makes the math section so difficult is that students are expected have an extremely solid foundation of the math that they have taken over their high school careers. Some of the rules that they are required to know are very random (and they may not have covered that topic in their class). W... (read more)
...Math is so easy to become an exercise in memorization, but what I like to do with the kids is get them to solve them with other techniques (use what they know already- math grows on itself).
Because I enjoy and understand math, I always taught to convey the beauty of the subject. I respect my l... (read more)
...Students and I often work through problems together before students trying independently. As an elementary & special education teacher, I have ample experience in reading instruction. Students whom I have worked with have increased their reading fluency, their ability to retell the story as well as work on comprehension strategies. (read more)
...I try to find the root of their difficulty in any subject, and I'll teach them from the bottom up making sure they understand. After that, things become much easier for my students and for me. Whether you are a visual, auditory, or kinesthetic learner, I will make sure I adjust according to your learning style. (read more)
...I started my tutoring career during college, helping classmates and younger students, and since then I've helped students of all ages and abilities develop the skills and confidence to improve their grades and test scores. I scored in the 97th percentile on the SAT Math section and in the 98th p... (read more)