...Both vocabulary and spelling make more sense when you know whether you're looking at a Latin or Greek root, or a word taken from an African or Asian language
In learning, each new venture is an opportunity to consolidate existing skills in a new context. Mastery of a skill creates a foundation ... (read more)
...When I took my SAT, I got one question wrong on the entire math section and that question bothers me to this day. I've taught formal SAT prep math courses and tutored many students privately in SAT prep as well. I am extremely familiar with the SAT and PSAT math test, as I've seen, done and reviewed way more past and practice tests than I can remember. (read more)
...I like to show students strategies that can help them get through their exams as fast and as painlessly as possible. I recently tutored a student for the ACT, and worked extensively in the Math section. I scored a perfect score on the GRE math section when applying for graduate school (170/170).I completed tutoring for two students for the SAT, and we worked extensively in the Math section. (read more)
5 Subjects: includingSAT Reading,SAT Math,GRE,ACT Math
...It helps greatly to have reading material that the student is interested in and that relates to their life and hobbies as well. I have a 4.0 G.P.A. from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and an M.F.A. from Goddard College with one of my focuses being Education. I have tutored many stud... (read more)
...I also worked as a proofreader and tutor for 2 graduate students (1 in Media Communications and 1 in Psychology). I assisted with 2 graduate school applications (MA Statistics, MBA).
I wrote a homeschool curriculum for both AP Lang and Lit courses and prepared an advanced high school student fo... (read more)