...As a former teacher of learning disabilities and the parent of a child diagnosed with ADD, I have had to learn adaptive strategies to help students and my son achieve success in the classroom. Some of these strategies are:
1) Seat the student facing me to minimize distractions.
2) Provide many ... (read more)
...Not only did she not have to retake the class, she did very well in Geometry the following school year. When I was in high school, I scored a perfect 800 on the SAT Math Sections and a 5 on the AB Calculus AP exam so I'm well aware of what it takes to do well in the classroom and on standardized tests. In high school, I scored a 5 on the Chemistry AP exam and a 7 on the IB Chemistry exam. (read more)
...I strive to understand each child's individual needs, and tailor my tutoring methods in a manner that best fits those personal needs. I also believe that a key facet to learning is enjoyment, and keep that in mind as I tutor--the more a child enjoys the subject matter as well as the teaching met... (read more)