Hi, I am a passionate Mathematics teacher from India, now working in U.S.A as a high school teacher. Here, I am handling Algebra, Geometry, Pre-calculus, and Financial algebra.
Q & A
What is your teaching philosophy?
Reach the target.
What might you do in a typical first session with a student?
Try to give an introduction in the first 10 minutes, then we will enquire about the syllabus. The second step is understanding the student.
How can you help a student become an independent learner?
By making the basics
How would you help a student stay motivated?
Start from his level, and then he will have gradual improvement.
How do you help students who are struggling with reading comprehension?
By giving them an opportunity to read their favorite books.
What strategies have you found to be most successful when you start to work with a student?
Love them as our kids
How would you help a student get excited/engaged with a subject that they are struggling in?
By making them to do the basic level problems.
What techniques would you use to be sure that a student understands the material?
By giving them a self-test.
How do you build a student's confidence in a subject?
It's a gradual process.
How do you evaluate a student's needs?
By speaking with them continuously.
How do you adapt your tutoring to the student's needs?
I use the multiple intelligence theory.
What types of materials do you typically use during a tutoring session?
Oral explanation and worksheet software.