...I personally scored well on those tests, and have scored perfect scores in each test. When I tutor the ACT, I generally see score improvements of 3-7 points, but have tutored 10+ point bumps before. It depends on the time commitment and determination of the students, where in that range they can improve. (read more)
...I'm highly analytical and abstract minded with experience analyzing data and the underlying mathematical/economic processes. Which are then effectively communicated to students and co-workers in the most effective and efficient manner. These skills have been applied while I worked at Mathnasium, for over 4 years, teaching kids K-12 everything from basic arithmetic to advanced Calculus. (read more)
...While attending the University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign, I worked as a math tutor in the Office of Minority Student Affairs, where the classes that I tutored ranged from introductory college-level to advanced undergraduate classes, in both individual and small group instruction. During co... (read more)
...I greatly enjoy supporting and connecting with students to help them understand the math. I am currently in graduate school, pursuing a Master's degree in Mathematics with a concentration in Actuarial Science. I greatly enjoy the work that math requires, applying concepts and equations to solve problems. (read more)
...My teaching style is one of:
* LISTENING to see what your student is doing; to learn how he or she thinks.
* ENCOURAGING students to push a little farther; to show them what they're really capable of.
* EXPLAINING to teach what students need, in ways they can understand and remember! I have o... (read more)