...I love helping students with Math. When I teach my students, I focus on delivering the concept rather than simply giving the answer so that the student can apply the mathematical knowledge to other, more difficult problems. I try to give the student a methodical approach to problems so they can remember how to solve problems during exams. (read more)
...Higher-order thinking is a very valuable skill in today’s workforce, and its development and cultivation in my students is central to my instructional methods. I incessantly preach, "If you have to memorize something, then you do not understand it sufficiently."
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I am a recently retired high school mathematics teacher with 43 years of experience at both independent and public high schools. During that time I have taught all standard high school mathematics courses at basic, college preparatory and honors levels. I also have experience in teaching small groups of students during summer school sessions. (read more)
...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. I hold degrees in economics and business and an MBA. (read more)