...I taught a high school student Algebra 2 (from scratch) who then passed his final exam and entered Honors Pre-Calculus with a strong math background. I know the following concepts (as examples, not an all-inclusive list):
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...Unfortunately, for a number of reasons math has become this scary monster for a lot of students, rather than the fun tool that it truly is. Because of this, I not only work to help students with particular mathematical concepts but also to build their confidence in math. I believe that every student is capable of succeeding, and it is important that they believe that too. (read more)
...My background is in engineering and business, so I use an applied math approach to teaching. I find knowing why the math is important goes a long way towards helping students retain information. After all, math IS fun!In the past 5 years, I have taught differential equations at a local university. (read more)
...I tutor students in Bucks County, PA, Northeast Philadelphia, and parts of New Jersey counties: Mercer, Burlington, and Hunterdon. I have a B.S. in Mathematics, MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), and an M.S. in Computer Science, The George Washington University (Washington, DC).
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...I currently teach at a high school, but I also have previously taught at a middle school for two years. I absolutely love teaching. I believe in helping students learn mathematical concepts and develop relational understandings, rather than just memorize procedure. (read more)