...I approach tutoring as a collaborative experience among peers. Based on my previous experience and study, treating each other as peers instead of assuming an authority position as tutor helps to guide the session in the most appropriate and efficient manner. Using discussion of the subject matter to create meaningful connections to the content, seems to assist with retention as well. (read more)
...I am ranked ~1350 on chess.com, and I understand the basic ideas behind opening theory, tactics, strategy, and endgame theory. I am able to teach the basics of the game and take someone who understands how the pieces move to a level where they are making sound, logical decisions based on the boa... (read more)
...However, I will need information about expectations to ensure that I can best help you, and this can take some time.
3. I will not schedule a meeting until (2) is answered, and I insist on talking with a potential student first. This is to assess fit and rapport. (read more)
Have you wanted to know how to best answer the test questions on the AP test or on your math test? Get tutored from a teacher! I have multiple years experience teaching high school students of all levels in math, history, economics, and test prep courses. (read more)
7 Subjects: includingAlgebra 2,Algebra 1,Spanish,ACT Math
...I did extremely well in them each year, recording top scores on the year end research paper capstones each year I was involved. I have tutored students before, and often help edit and critique their research and class papers. I am math and physics major at the University of Richmond now and understand the concepts that are presented on the test very thoroughly and can explain them very well. (read more)