...Math is a bunch of smaller questions wrapped up in a larger problem. If a student can learn to look for those smaller questions and get those answers, they can easily build up to the overarching problem. Well, it's one of my majors, so...
For real, though, I love math and have excellent communication skills! (read more)
26 Subjects: includingGeometry,Statistics,Algebra 1,SAT Math
...Teaching has always been a passion of mine, whether it was in a class room or in the lab. I enjoy not just helping a student get the right answers - but helping them understand how to get to the right answers on their own. I quickly try to find what foundational knowledge a student has, and then slowly build up from there. (read more)
...Math was my best subject in school and I made A's throughout, including in Geometry. I scored high on the ACT math (I think I scored a 32, but don't remember) and scored a 1290 on the SAT math. I've also taken the GRE and scored well on it. (read more)
...I understand that children in this age group need to be taught in a creative, yet structured manner, because they lose focus quickly when tasks become difficult. I have also worked with this age group as a swim instructor. When I taught children ages 4 through 12 how to read at a local public i... (read more)