...Many mathematicians before our time have discovered beautiful relationships that have become what we call, "formulas" or "tricks", that we apply in our math classes today. Even though these are convenient and easy to apply, many students still struggle with understanding their class material. "... (read more)
...My priority is to understand the student's needs and meet them as quickly as possible. Much of the time, I am able to address study and homework habits and help students help themselves within a matter of a few weeks. When a student and tutor find a good fit, it is often easy to do drop-in sessions to quickly pick up a few concepts when each party knows and trusts the other. (read more)
...In the Department of Psychology at Western, Ryan conducted research related to specific reading disability (dyslexia).
Though Ryan has research experience in dyslexia and tutoring experience with children with reading and spelling difficulties, he continues to tutor all ages at all levels in M... (read more)
...I have experience tutoring students in this age group since I mentored an elementary student for two years and raised a son who went on to do well in college. I have tutored junior high and high school students in these subjects in the Puyallup AVID program. I am presently tutoring an 8th grade student in math and a 10th grade student in geometry. (read more)
...Although I enjoy the subject immensely, I also recognize that some students find it challenging. And because I take the time to identify both the goal & the personal learning style of each unique student, we successfully achieve improved grades as well as better understanding of the subject. Together we make it happen. (read more)