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MIT Cambridge MA
Rutgers University (Graduate Coursework)
I've found one-on-one sessions as the most effective way to learn math. I can diagnose and address deficiencies that would otherwise go undetected in a standard classroom environment. I explain the material so the student can learn through understanding. No short cuts required - if it makes sense, the student will learn it.
I have a math degree from MIT and taught math at Rutgers University for 10 years. I don't just know the material; I know the student as well. I've found one-on-one sessions as the most effective way to learn math. I can diagnose and address deficiencies that would otherwise go undetected in a standard classroom environment. I explain the material so the student can learn through understanding. No short cuts required - if it makes… Read more
Larry was a great tutor! He was very kind. We got the work I needed done, done efficiently, at a comfortable pace. He is very helpful and went out of his way to find me practice test material. I definitely recommend Larry.
He was very patient and he kind of help me with multivariable calculus even though that course was not in his profile.
Larry has been a great benefit and tutor. He is very kind and knowledgeable. Always prepared and on target with his sessions. Highly recommended, indeed.
Larrys a good guy good hand writing he knows his stuff five stars. He is flexible and wants to help.
Larry is very patient and knows how to tie concepts together which is crucial for vector calculus. In the short time together he helped me understand things that have been confusing me for weeks. Double thumbs up!
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I completed and received an 'A' in a course in Differential Equation while at MIT (Cambridge, MA). I also taught a course in Differential Equation at Rutgers University (New Brunswick, NJ).
I have tutored linear algebra and received an A in a course at MIT. I have helped students to better understand systems of linear equations, determinants, eigenvectors and eigenvalues, diagonalization, and vector spaces among other topics.
I performed well in my physics courses as an MIT student. I have tutored students in classic mechanics, electricity, and magnetism. I can offer help in both non-Calculus and Calculus based courses. My emphasis is on using physics principles to set up problems so that the remaining math becomes straightforward.
A full Precalculus contains a great deal of material and is often a daunting task for the student. I have taught at the University level as the professor for Precalculus. I take the topics in Algebra, Exponentials, Logarithms, Trigonometry, and make them easier to understand. Once my students begin to understand the material, positive results usually follow.
I have taught math for an SAT prep company. I teach the necessary concepts in order to obtain the answers and also how to use more efficient and quicker methods. SAT preparation requires lots of practice and I offer a study schedule based on the amount of time which remains until the exam and my assessment of the student's level. Increased scores should follow.
I have taught a course involving statistics and concentrated in several stats courses at the PhD level. Statistics offers many new concepts which, depending how it's taught, can be overwhelming at times. I have experience taking topics in statistics which students find challenging or intimidating and placing them in an easier to understand context.
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