Derivatives and Integrals
hese fundamental concepts can be abstract and confusing. We demystify these topics with a step-by-step approach, utilizing visual aids and real-world examples to enhance understanding.
Applying theorems like the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus requires a deep understanding of calculus concepts. We provide ample practice and detailed walkthroughs of problems to ensure students can apply these theorems effectively.
Solving Complex Problems
Calculus AB/BC often involves multi-step problems that require strategic thinking. We guide students to develop strong problem-solving skills, teaching them to break down complex problems into manageable steps.
Techniques of Integration
Techniques such as integration by parts, trigonometric substitution, and partial fractions can be difficult to master. We provide structured practice and personalized feedback to help students become comfortable with these techniques.
Series and Sequences
These topics require a strong grasp of previous math concepts and new calculus ideas. We reinforce foundational knowledge and guide students in making connections between these concepts.
Like any new subject, PreCalculus introduces a set of specific terminology that students need to understand. We consistently use these terms in context and encourage students to do the same, fostering familiarity and understanding.
We aim to connect abstract calculus concepts with real-world applications. This helps students understand the practical relevance of what they're learning, whether it's how derivatives relate to speed and acceleration or how integrals are used in calculating areas and volumes.
Calculus is a highly visual field. We utilize graphing tools, diagrams, and animations to illustrate concepts such as limits, derivatives, and integrals. This can help students to intuitively grasp these abstract concepts.
Calculus builds upon a range of prior mathematical knowledge. We ensure students have a solid foundation in these areas before moving on to more complex calculus topics. We break down complex concepts into manageable steps to facilitate understanding.
We use interactive exercises and tools to engage students actively. This can involve using software to explore and visualize calculus concepts, or working on projects that require the application of calculus.
Focus on Understanding
We emphasize the 'why' and not just the 'how.' By ensuring students understand the underlying principles of calculus, they are better able to apply the concepts and solve problems independently.
We offer constructive feedback tailored to each student’s learning progress. This helps students identify their strengths and areas for improvement, promoting continuous learning and growth.
Advanced Math Degrees
Our Math tutors are highly skilled and knowledgeable in the subject, backed by strong academic credentials. With degrees in mathematics or related disciplines, they bring a deep understanding of mathematical concepts to the table.
Experience Teaching Math
Our tutors are skilled educators who have honed their teaching methods through experience and training. They employ a variety of effective instructional strategies, adapting their approach to suit individual learning styles.
Our tutors embody warmth and approachability. They foster an engaging learning environment, facilitating open communication and making students feel comfortable asking questions or expressing concerns.
Example AP Calculus AB Tutoring Packages
We offer diverse and flexible options, catering to your child's unique needs and your family's schedule. Choose from ad-hoc sessions for immediate needs, to long-term plans for ongoing support.
Our most common tutoring plans:
This package offers regular tutoring sessions for an entire academic semester, ensuring consistent support for the student. The frequency could be 1-3 times per week depending on the need.
This offers more frequent sessions over a one-month period. This could be suitable for a student who needs to catch up quickly or prepare for an important exam.
For students who require tutoring on a more sporadic or as-needed basis.