...It can be a problem with phonics, or a problem with remembering, or a problem with confidence, or some other problem. I adapt my teaching methods to deal with whatever is causing the difficulty, which usually does not take very long to determine. There is no one way of teaching that can work for everybody, since all children are different. (read more)
...I feel that my experience studying the field of education and teaching allow me to understand where other teachers are coming from, in addition to knowledge and practice of my own education strategies, which allows me to provide the best possible help for a student. Many students who are struggl... (read more)
...I have helped students achieve their goals at all levels, from 4's and 5's on AP Calculus to A's in upper level college mathematics courses. I graduated summa cum laude majoring in mathematics, classics, & middle Eastern Studies with departmental high honors in Classics. I am also available to ... (read more)
...I try to teach students basics then encourage and help them to solve more complicated problems. I stress problem solving skills and like to use demonstrations and physical models to explain abstract concepts. For example, I teach molecular shapes using marshmallows and tooth picks that a studen... (read more)
...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)
9 Subjects: includingAlgebra 1,SAT Math,ACT Math,Elementary Math