Passion and patience are what drive me to help students achieve their goals. I work as a teacher at a prestigious private high school in New York City and enjoy helping students reach the pinnacle of their ability in math and physics. I have a B.S. in physics from the California Institute of Technology and a M.A. in mathematics education from Bard College. (read more)
...I have now been a Wyzant tutor for 4 years and going, and I love the service Wyzant provides in connecting students with local tutors. I approach students according to their individual needs. 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. (read more)
Algebra 1/2, Trig, Geometry, Pre-Calc, Stats, Earth Science, Biology, Chem, Physics, English, Literature, History, Social Studies, etc. If you don't see your subject here, just ask! Some Student Successes: 350+ points score improvement on the SAT, several 800s on the SAT and ... (read more)
58 Subjects: includingSAT Writing,SAT Reading,Reading,SAT Math
...There are 3 things that separate me from other test prep tutors you will find.
1) I take the SAT and ACT at least once a year to keep my skills sharp and deliver the best prep possible to every student I work with.
2) Efficient learning is a multi-sensory process. I use a SmartPen, a digital t... (read more)
...I continue to write for a local newspaper. My own curriculum, taken from a variety of test preparation books, teaches students to actively read and know what to expect on reading passages. I will show your child not only what areas to focus on in regular or double passages, but also how to mana... (read more)