Riva L.

Riva L.


Springfield, MA 01108

Will travel 5 miles

$30 per hour.

5.0 3 ratings

Elementary/ Middle/ High School Math Tutor

I?m a sophomore at Mount Holyoke College pursuing my degree in mathematics. I have taken classes related to teaching methodology. My experience includes private tutoring and peer tutoring in mathematics for three years, since my junior year of high school. This summer I'm going to be away at Brown University and furthering my teaching abilities. My personal approach to tutoring is to discuss and assess your proficiency level in the subject, then find a suitable teaching style to meet your n... [more]

Algebra 1

Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2

Algebra 2




Elementary Math

Study Skills

I have taken a wide variety of classes that called upon different studying techniques such as underlining and outlining important information, recording what the professor is saying, and making proper time to study without distractions to understand the material. I was a paid 'Note-taker' for a fellow student at my college and I had to summarize what was said during a lecture into 1-2 pages. I make sure to get an occasional break in between to refresh the mind and I emphasize on questioning what the student is studying/ writing down to gauge their progress and understanding of the material.