How to get the most out of your tutoring time

How do you know if you have a terrible math tutor?  If all you do is do homework together.  That’s what I call lazy tutoring.  How do you know if you have an outstanding math tutor?  If the tutor anticipates what part of the problem will cause you issues ahead of time.  If the tutor proactively works on fundamentals that will set you up for success later in the class.  If the tutor actively builds … Continue reading How to get the most out of your tutoring time

How to study for the SAT

We make it no secret here at Alexander Mathematics and Physics Tutoring that we are not fans of the SAT.  But you still nee to know how to study for the SAT. My name for the SAT is “math with a gun to your head.”  I call it this because you are asked to solve complicated problems as quickly as humanly possible.  For most of the problems there is a gimmick or trick to solving the … Continue reading How to study for the SAT