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
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
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
Learning Math during covid-19 Many parents are wondering how they are going to help their kids catch up in math after missing material during the Covid-19 pandemic. I’ve had the opportunity to see how many different schools have reacted to the crisis, every story is different. Some schools really rose to the challenge and some … Continue reading How to Catch Up in Math for Free this Summer
This lesson we’ll be covering fractions which are a math subject that causes the most trouble with students going all the way from junior high, all the way to the end of high school. Many students don’t ever master the fraction. And what happens is, later in their high school career, it really comes to … Continue reading Fractions, the mother of all math issues.