"Certified teacher, tutor with 30+ years experience"
Hello! I look forward to working with you and your child to help you prove how capable you are at the subject that is currently challenging you. I am a full-time French teacher, and have time for a few, select students in the afternoon, evening and on the weekend. I have tutored full or part-time since 1987, run my own tutoring business, and tutored a variety of subjects, including French, Spanish, English (literature, grammar, writing), math (elementary through Algebra 2), science (biolog... ... More
"I believe learning should be a FUN experience!"
As a computer teacher, I work with students from Pre-K to grade 8 with various school subjects including math, English, spelling, phonics, vocabulary, science, and history. I also have five years of experience as a classroom tutor, teaching math and language arts to 5th and 6th grade students. ... More
"Specializing in Reading"
I love celebrating the successes of children when they conquer those things that they find difficult. I celebrate all successes, even the tiniest steps. Learning should be fun and celebrated.
I have been a Special Needs teacher for 13 years. I have been fortunate enough to co-teach with some amazing general education teachers, as well as teach in a substantially separate environment. In both areas, I have been challenged to find the best avenues to ensure all types of students are su... ... More
I have had an excellent experience using Robert as a tutor associated with database design and management concepts, techniques, SQL, and related topics. He has provided high quality, very timely, and flexible support to this subject area.
Charles D. from Carlisle, MA
"Enthusiastic Explainer: Physics & Math "
Introductory Algebra is the most important math course most secondary students will take. Not only does it lay the foundation for more advanced courses, it also teaches the student how to take real-life problems and translate them into the language of mathematics where they can be solved by some simple manipulations.
I tutor all secondary level math subjects, and always seem to have one or two that are in Algebra 1. ... More
We have been so pleased with the work Betsy has been doing with our second grader. He has responded positively to her excellent way of helping him understand math and math concepts. Her helpful and caring manner, added to the proficiency of her teaching, makes for an enjoyable and productive learning experience for our seven-year old. We have been so pleased we found her!
Martha W. from Methuen, MA
"Top-Rated Math Tutor - Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Geometry, Pre-Calc Gr3-12"
Algebra is often the turning point where students who once did well in math begin to have trouble. It is a cumulative subject where all the rules of arithmetic come together and need to be applied. I do a good job of simplifying the basic rules of Pre-algebra so that even the more complex problems can be broken down to the basics. Algebra is like a puzzle where you first have to look at the big picture, break down the pieces into "edges and middle pieces" and then the pieces can be systematically put together . ... More
"Greg A. Music is hard. I help people understand it. "
My name is Greg. I tutor music theory, ear training, sightreading, composition, and anything to do with how music works. I have a Bachelor's Degree in Music from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell. I was the music theory tutor for the department for 2 semesters. I am a performer and songwriter, with several New England awards and honors. Music is hard, and I'm here to help. I'm a successful tutor because I struggled with music. I understand why students struggle with musical concepts, an... ... More