...As a teacher, I taught for a number of years in inner-city Grand Rapids, MI for the federally-funded Upward Bound program, which addresses the needs of disadvantaged teens who have college aspirations. Among the courses I taught were ACT Prep, Study Skills, and a host of other English and Social... (read more)
...I first take the time to understand what is troubling each individual student. Then, I provide step by step examples that students can use to try other problems. Along the way, I ask students questions to see how much of the information they are absorbing. (read more)
...My background and training are in high school English, but I've tutored in English, History, Religion, Rcience and Math for students from 4th to 12th grade. My specialty is assisting with college applications. I'm a Harvard trained English teacher with 10 years of tutoring experience. (read more)
I have been a special education paraprofessional for the last 8 years and have found it to be the most rewarding job I have ever had. It is such a great feeling when I see students faces light up and they exclaim "now I get it."
I specialize in tutoring students in elementary and middle sc... (read more)
...I have also taught algebra independently to students who were not enrolled in a separate course. For high school students, I can integrate SAT problems into their algebra work. I have tutored algebra 2 for a variety of students throughout the years. (read more)