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Jacky L.

MIT Graduate; Mechanical Engineer; Physics, Math, and SAT Tutor

Woburn, MA (01801)

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I recently graduated from MIT with a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering. I started tutoring my junior year of high school. However, I've been helping my peers understand subject materials for as long as I can remember. This made it easy to transition into tutoring other students, because I understand why students don't grasp the material. I do my best to relate it better to my students. I am patient when it comes to explaining concepts and when students finally understand the material, it is one of the most satisfying feelings. I specialize in tutoring physics especially mechanics. I can also tutor high school and college level math, SAT's, and studying/test taking skills. When I'm not tutoring, I like to stay very active. I play tennis, rock climb, paintball, and weight lift.

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Jacky’s subjects

ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
SAT Writing
ACT Science, Biology, Mechanical Engineering, Physical Science, Physics
General Computer
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Calculus, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
General Computer


I've been tutoring physics for over seven years. I started tutoring honors physics during my junior year of high school while I was still taking the class. I did the same while taking AP calculus. Later on while I was attending MIT, I've tutored high school honors physics, AP physics, and college physics. During my senior year of MIT, I was also served as a physics teaching assistant and grader at MIT. Although I tutor many other subjects (mostly in standardized tests, other sciences, and math courses), I can truly say I have the most passion for physics and enjoy tutoring this subject matter the most.

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MIT (Mechanical Engineer)

Part 2 - Update: Jacky continues to deliver consistent high-quality support & explanation to help understanding. Top Rank, Steady Presence Part Two (updated as of 8 January 2012 session) - For both physics & geometry (grade 9): Jacky helps to make good connections to promote better understanding of concepts & drills (homework or other exercises). Some days our student is less than fully-engaged or not quite 'with it'; yet Jacky keeps a positive energy with patience to help work through to better insight. His approach also helps giv ...

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Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

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Jacky will travel within 12 miles of Woburn, MA 01801.

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