...I find that more and more elementary schools are dropping spelling as a subject, and as a result, I added spelling to my list of tutoring subjects 2 years ago. I use a curriculum that builds on basic phonetic rules, noting exceptions to those rules as they occur. I have been helping students prepare for the ACT Math section for the past 10 years. (read more)
...I'm extremely proud of my track record too: virtually ALL of my students have improved by AT LEAST one letter grade, with many improving by 2 and 3 letter grades. One student in particular went from scoring in the low 30s (not a typo) on her first semester final in AP Chemistry, to routinely not... (read more)
...Experiment, get your own feedback, answer your own curiosity. Math is your sandbox.
- Solve Word Problems Systematically: Strip context, convert to math as you read, solve like any other problem. No more “read the problem multiple times to understand it”.I taught calculus for four of my years at UTK. (read more)
6 Subjects: includingCalculus,Algebra 2,Precalculus,Discrete Math
...After I graduated, I worked as Instructors at Ivy Tech Community College, Sullivan University and Jefferson Community and Technical College, as a graduate teaching assistant at University of Louisville, University of Toledo, Mississippi State University and as an assistant lecturer in Sri Lanka, ... (read more)