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 … Continue reading How to study for the SAT

The difference between learning in the classroom and learning one-on-one with a tutor

Today I’d like to discuss the differences between learning in the classroom and learning one-on-one with a tutor and it’s advantages.  I’ve taught math, physics and astronomy in the classroom for years and I’ve also been a private tutor for years.  I love them both dearly, and I think it’s important that parents understand the key differences as well as the technical difficulties and advantages associated with each. Lets begin … Continue reading The difference between learning in the classroom and learning one-on-one with a tutor

Tutoring from Coast to Coast

It’s been almost two years now since we decided to expand our math and science tutoring services in my favorite city; New York. I loved the prospect of working there and set out to see if I could find a tutor that lived up to our very high standards. I interviewed dozens of candidates and … Continue reading Tutoring from Coast to Coast