Hello, I am Karen. I taught mathematics for 15 years at a technical high school. Prior to teaching high school mathematics I worked in the benefits field as a communication consultant for 18 years. when I came to education, I enjoyed the interaction with my students and especially the moments of euphoria when they understood the concept we were working on. (read more)
...When tutoring outside of library hours, I use coffee shops that are close to those two libraries. (Wyzant's platform settings only have entries for a central location & travel radius, so that is why this list of locations is here rather than in the location section of my profile).
Please contac... (read more)
26 Subjects: includingPrecalculus,Piano,Reading,Elementary Math
...I have 10 years of teaching 9th-12th grade in math and science. I regularly helped students after school. Often they could not get over a simple 'speed bump' that I could help them see how their notes or book had the key. (read more)
...I am also good at helping students understand when they can trust their ear and when they must follow rules because standard oral American English doesn't follow the rules the test's grammarians are looking for. This is one of my specialties. I'm good at helping students get comfortable with th... (read more)
...In addition, I offer FREE ALL NIGHT email/phone support just before the the final exam, for students who pull "all nighters". WAY BEYOND SIMPLE TUTORING:
With tens of thousands of hours of tutoring experience, my goal is to save my students many hours of labor, for each hour they see me! Standard textbook/classroom approaches are often abysmal. (read more)