...I implement a lot of different learning strategies that focus on the student learning the material, and not me lecturing them. I use the James Steward Early Transcendentals of Calculus 7E book and Khan academy as resources. I have now sat in a Calculus 1 class for a total of 4 times. (read more)
...I went to college at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where I graduated with an engineering degree with Highest Honors. I have more than 6 years of tutoring experience. I am getting a Masters of Ed for Secondary Education, and plan on teaching high school math next year. (read more)
...I always try to read up about the particular topic we will be working on and since I have a fondness for this subject I remember a large number of interesting facts about important people, places and events that took place. It shows when you like a particular subject and Social Studies is one of... (read more)
...I believe this is only part of what makes me a good tutor. My patience, creativity, and my relational attitude help me to engage with students, helping them to feel more comfortable to tackle problems on their own. I try to ask questions that will get students to think and understand concepts on their own, but will reexplain ideas and concepts in different ways if the material is confusing. (read more)
...My teaching style is one of:
* LISTENING to see what your student is doing; to learn how he or she thinks.
* ENCOURAGING students to push a little farther; to show them what they're really capable of.
* EXPLAINING to teach what students need, in ways they can understand and remember! I have o... (read more)