...Military. In addition to being a high school mathematics teacher, I am the mathematics department chairperson at my school. My duties include overseeing the entire mathematics department which includes supervising curriculum, lesson planning, and the assessment preparation and distribution for each math subject. (read more)
...It upsets me when I hear students say, 'I'm just not good in math!' Comments like that typically mean that a math teacher along the way wasn't able to present the material in a way that made sense to the student. I've never met a student who didn't understand once we as a team figured out how t... (read more)
I am a full time Assistant Professor of Mathematics and have prior experience teaching middle and high school students. I am very patient, thorough, clear and passionate.
I love teaching Algebra and SAT math, but will gladly teach any subject the student needs.
...For me being a good tutor means coming prepared to tutoring sessions with problems and a plan so that way the time is maximized with the student. When I tutored at Marquette I spent anywhere from 15-30 minutes preparing for each session. I never charged the student for that time because they were not working with me directly. (read more)