...For example, in a recent session tutoring a student in analysis, he expressed his frustration that there seemed to be no general method for solving tough conceptual questions. While he was right, I did manage to show him that there was an generalizeable way to gather together a large amount of r... (read more)
...I think it is important to spend a lot of the sessions working with students to help them develop strategies for solving problems. At the same time, if needed, we discuss the theory that is required. My background is mathematical physics, especially quantum physics. (read more)
...I have been teaching piano lessons and playing piano professionally for 17 years. I offer lessons in classical, pop, blues, jazz, music theory, composing and arranging. I am approved to tutor subjects (biology, microbiology, etc.) that include genetics and I am currently tutoring someone (not through Wyzant) in genetics. (read more)
...SAT/ACT is my specialty!
[Summer ACT/SAT is now full. Now taking students for Sept ACT and Oct SAT and beyond]
*I offer customized score reports for all my ACT students. This is a powerful tool to analyze test performance, diagnose problem areas, and track progress. (read more)
...I try to balance the big picture with maintaining a focus on the technical skills to help students lead themselves in achieving their specific goals in taking such a class. Trigonometric functions are crucial in all levels of Calculus, and very important in physics. In tutoring trigonometry I e... (read more)