...I have lived in Israel for 18 years and mastered the language while I lived there. I passed the Hebrew regions in Israel and have taken a qualifying exam to pass Hebrew 1, 2 and 3 courses in the United States at the City College of NY. I have taken this course at the City College of New York and received an A. (read more)
...I love teaching in particular because it is quite similar to learning, except instead of figuring out how to get yourself to comprehend the material, your goal is to translate it into what is most accessible for your student. In my experience teaching mathematics, I find it works best to focus l... (read more)
...I also discuss if and when a student should re-take certain standardized exams and when the best time to take certain exams would be (such as end of Junior year or early Senior year).
I also sit down with students and parents and talk about course selection, in addition to extra-curricular ac... (read more)
...Trigonometric functions are crucial in all levels of Calculus, and very important in physics. In tutoring trigonometry I emphasize those ideas which will give both strong foundation and comprehensive preparation for using it in higher-level math and science. Having experienced and overcome many... (read more)
...I have a degree in electrical and computer engineering and a minor in math. Over the years, I have found great joy in helping students from middle school to college get a better understanding of subjects such as Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Calculus, etc. Even when I am not tutoring, I sometimes do a bit of substitute teaching, so I can be around students. (read more)