...I currently teach 8th grade mathematics.I have taught Algebra for many years for 6th -10th graders of diverse abilities and backgrounds. Algebra is a key subject in the state teacher test for Middle School math which I passed with above average marks. I majored in American History in college and have taught it for several years. (read more)
...I am not the type of tutor that gives out answers, but I will not waste your time with long lengthy explanations that are not always necessary. The majority of my 18 years of teaching has been spent teaching upper leveled high school electives such as Trigonometry, Precalculus, and Calculus. I also have a great deal of experience with Geometry as well. (read more)
...I have found with helping others with math that it is important not only to know the steps to solve the problems, but more so to comprehend the principles involved. Knowing the principles promotes the long term retention of math and as I would say it "cements the knowledge in the brain". I also... (read more)
6 Subjects: includingAlgebra 1,Algebra 2,Geometry,SAT Math
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Due to my love of children, I have been involved with children as I was growing up, as a babysitter, librarian helper, camp counselor, and even a swimming instructor. My career lead to earning my BS and MS Degrees in Education at the SUNY Oneonta and The College of St. Rose. (read more)