...The student's grades were also much improved after retaking the test. I have also run SAT prep classes at my school, based upon the new SAT. I myself have taken the SAT math test multiple times, and first scored high as a sixth grade student. (read more)
...Mary's College. Heather tutors middle school, high school, and college level students and enjoys working with both youth and adults. She also has 12 years of experience teaching for Frederick County Public Schools. (read more)
...When I tutored high school students, we focused on the real application first, then the math, such as throwing a ball, and then talking about algebra and geometry, or why a roof should be a triangle or a rectangle, and then learn about geometry. As the math get more complex, the examples get more realistic! I find that this method makes the concepts intuitive. (read more)
...Remind the student where the information can be found.
4) Divide big assignments into smaller ones, and allow the child frequent breaks. Such strategies must be utilized to ensure that the student achieves success in learning. the ultimate goal is to teach the student self-control and to learn t... (read more)
...During tutoring sessions I will work with the student to describe and analyze properties of functions algebraically and graphically using the TI-83(4) calculator, interpret transformations of functions, develop models from verbal descriptions or data, apply mathematical models to solve a problem ... (read more)