...I would encourage the student to develop good examples/discover examples provided in the text. I would ask leading questions to help students learn and understand the material. I would be patient and provide appropriate "think" time. (read more)
...At my first public elementary school placement, my principal- who had hired me for my ability with gifted students - expressed great surprise at seeing how well I worked with the struggling students and asked me why that would be.
"I teach people, not subjects," I replied. The goal is always to... (read more)
...Please note: I tutor the Verbal and Quantitative sections of the GRE but not the Writing section. I recently completed a course in Linear Algebra through the Harvard Extension School. I received an A in the course, which dealt with linear transformations, multi-dimensional sub-spaces, Eigen values, and linear differential equations. (read more)
...I've also taught several SAT boot camps. Additionally, I wrote math content for the mobile apps Ready4SAT and Ready4ACT. I'm very familiar with the standardized tests and really enjoy helping students succeed with those exams! (read more)
...Currently I am working with a college senior who is completing her final course in Criminal Justice, writing a 17 page essay on life imprisonment. As you can see, I have been both a teacher and a tutor for many years. This fall, I will be teaching College Writing I at Franklin Pierce University. (read more)