...He provided different methods of teaching that helped me understand certain concepts in a number of different ways. The instructor was enthusiastic and provided great examples."
"Karsten is the only reason I am passing physics. This is the only place I learned physics. (read more)
...I really enjoy teaching both the essay and grammar sections. For the essay, I have the student review 8-10 plays, books, historical events, etc and brainstorm themes. For example, Macbeth and Great Gatsby are about ambition. (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 have a great love for teaching because of its challenges and the great responsibility that a teacher has to his/her students to instill an interest and knowledge in the subject matter. Because of this, I continually strive to improve as an educator. My passion for teaching is also evident in my ... (read more)
...I have tutored student all the way from 5th grade through high school. I don't believe tutoring is just for students who are having difficulty in a subject. Undoubtedly, if a student is having a tough time keeping pace in a classroom, the one on one attention a tutoring session can provide is invaluable. (read more)