...I have also had previous tutoring experience before starting my teaching career. I will demonstrate patience, understanding, and expertise in meeting your student where they are at and helping them to excel forward in any academic area! I have had experience through practicums, student teaching, tutoring, and teaching my own first grade classroom in the area of mathematics for three years. (read more)
...Finally, I'm a big believer in the use of manipulatives (games, puzzles, etc.), whether online or hands-on, to teach math concepts. This is especially true for those students that are visual learners that desire a more informal learning experience in contrast to traditional textbook math exercis... (read more)
...My most effective strategy has been my ability to break down seemingly complex topics into steps and terms that are better and more easily understood. One of my principal beliefs is that, in order to do well in a subject, it is important to be able to have an in-depth understanding of the subjec... (read more)
...Back in high school, I worked at a math tutoring franchise as an instructor and worked with elementary and middle school students. I've always thought math is fun (odd for most people, I know) and it puts a smile on my face to help others feel the same way! I have 4 years of experience working ... (read more)
...It has a virtual whiteboard with unlimited tabs that will clearly get the point across. You can save picture files of the whiteboard afterwards. I have tutored students in 21 states and a foreign country with the help of Wyzant's online tool.
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