...I have tutored the ACT exam for over 8 years, and have helped hundreds of students meet or surpass their score goals. ACT Science questions do contain scientific terms and concepts, but this section really tests students on critical reading, interpreting graphs and charts, and analytical skills.... (read more)
...I also enjoy looking for ways to make material fun and interesting.I took AP Chemistry in high school, one semester of physical chemistry (including quantum stuff) in college, and an electrochemistry course in grad school. As a mechanical engineering undergrad and as a materials science grad stu... (read more)
...As I grew older, I learned more about the strategy of chess, and that one must learn to use knowledge of the movement of pieces to not only predict their opponents' possible moves, but also one's own responses to the same. For years since, I am often speculating about several moves ahead of my o... (read more)
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...That is the only place outside of Pitt that I tutor (besides online).
Some thoughts on what constitutes an effective student-tutor relationship in math and science
Having tutored many hundreds hours, I'd like to express to students, and especially parents, what kind of tutoring relationship i... (read more)