One of the most difficult concepts to explain to a stats student is the idea behind hypothesis testing and the logic that goes with it. I have tried several different techniques, but one of the most useful is to compare it to a court of law in the US. In
stats the sample data is innocent (of being different from the population) until proven guilty. When we reject the null hypothesis, we find...
One of the issues that a tutor confronts is the posting from a potential student that says - "Need help with ????? asap. Can you meet this afternoon or tomorrow?". When I see postings like this I am more likely to move on to the next one, than respond. The
reason is that there are very view times when we can have a successful tutoring session at the last minute. The additional stress...
If there was a WyzAnt calendar I would certainly use it to schedule my time with a student. It would allow WyzAnt to know when there was a lesson scheduled, if there was a cancellation dispute. The main thing I would need, however, would be a means to sync
that calendar with my Blackberry and my Outlook calendars.