...I begin any tutoring assignment by reviewing the student’s algebra 1 basics, because students need good algebra skills to do well in geometry. I also make sure to reinforce the basic definitions (line, angle, triangle, etc.) with multiple illustrations and examples, if needed. Finally, I make sure both the student and the parent keep track of assignments and upcoming quizzes and tests. (read more)
...I am passionate about Math in the early years, from Pre-Algebra through Pre-Calculus. Middle school and early High School are the ages when most children develop crazy ideas about their abilities regarding math. It upsets me when I hear students say, 'I'm just not good in math!' Comments like ... (read more)
...I think I can safely say I know every grammar rule in the book. I continued teaching writing and grammar at the high school level for 26 years. I've taught at the high school level for 26 years at Cherry Hill West. (read more)
...Additionally, I make a lesson plan for each individual student based on their strengths and weaknesses. This lesson plan not only includes the lessons I tutor my students, but also includes what practice they should be doing on their own and how well they should be doing at each point. I have been tutoring ACT English and SAT Reading for four years. (read more)
I am a full time Assistant Professor of Mathematics and have prior experience teaching middle and high school students. I am very patient, thorough, clear and passionate.
I love teaching Algebra and SAT math, but will gladly teach any subject the student needs.