# TJ

Certified Tutor

Undergraduate Degree: University of North Texas - Bachelors, Mathematics

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ACCUPLACER Arithmetic

ACCUPLACER College-Level Math

ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra

ACCUPLACER ESL

ACCUPLACER ESL - Listening

ACCUPLACER ESL - Reading Skills

ACCUPLACER ESL - Sentence Meaning

Applied Mathematics

Business

Business Calculus

CogAT Prep

College Economics

COMPASS Mathematics

Discrete Math

GED Math

High School Physics

HSPT Math

HSPT Quantitative

IB Further Mathematics

What is your teaching philosophy?

People learn in different ways, so I like to adjust to their learning style instead.

What might you do in a typical first session with a student?

Formally introduce myself, and ask what I can help him/her with.

How can you help a student become an independent learner?

By helping him/her understand the concept behind every question.

How would you help a student stay motivated?

By helping him/her stick to a study schedule and making the study sessions interesting.

If a student has difficulty learning a skill or concept, what would you do?

I would try a different approach of looking at the question itself.

How do you help students who are struggling with reading comprehension?

By helping them read and enunciate difficult words.