...I was also a special education teacher for an additional 14 years. Most recently I was employed by a high school as a special education teacher in self-contained Algebra and Geometry classes for ED/LD youth. In addition, I have taught or been a tutor for Pre-Algebra, Reading, US/VA History and Government, English, Biology, Earth Science, Active Physics, and Law in Action. (read more)
...Remind the student where the information can be found.
4) Divide big assignments into smaller ones, and allow the child frequent breaks. Such strategies must be utilized to ensure that the student achieves success in learning. the ultimate goal is to teach the student self-control and to learn t... (read more)
...Usually, I meet my students at a mutually agreed upon location such as a library, coffee shop, etc.I have a Bachelor of Science degree in math from the University of Maryland. My studies there included Calculus 1, 2, & 3, Advanced Calculus 1 & 2, Probability, etc. I have tutored students for over 12 years in various math curriculums and grades. (read more)
...My experience in tutoring math, starting with my own three children, is extensive, so that I have always found a way to explain difficult concepts to help a student understand it. In high school math especially, too many students fall behind in skills that they need to build on. Then they devel... (read more)
...My math experience has been primarily in Algebra I, therefore I have a clear understanding of the vocabulary, concepts, and problem solving strategies students in Pre-Algebra need to acquire in order to be successful in the next level, Algebra I. This school year, I have been tutoring a nephew i... (read more)