...I taught at Kaplan for 2 years and have been doing private tutoring for 15 years. In addition, I have a life science background; I was the top student in my major (microbiology) and I earned A's in all of my genetics classes. I am approved to tutor the ACT, which has the same 4 sections (English, math, reading, science) that the TEAS has. (read more)
...I graduated magna cum laude from the State University of New York at Albany with a B.S. in Actuarial Science and minors in both English and Computer Science. Additionally, I was a National Merit Scholarship winner after scoring 1560 on my SAT (800 math, 760 verbal).
I have several years of expe... (read more)
...Mathematics has been an area of interest for me my entire life, and I love being able to help others gain a better understanding of the various areas that involve the use of math. I like to find out my students' strengths and weaknesses in the particular subject, then use examples to help bring ... (read more)
...I typically like to start off by giving a diagnostic exam and then evaluating which sections to focus on depending on the student. I work out of the College Board SAT book which is the standard book used to practice for the SAT. I myself was tutored by Kaplan in high school and I have used many methods from Kaplan to help my students. (read more)
...I like to show students the theory and beauty of calculus while teaching strategies for effective problem solving from a strong conceptual foundation. Proofs and theorems can be tough to learn when you've never dealt with them before. One of my strengths is guiding students to learn how logic is related to geometrical figures gain confidence in approaching proofs. (read more)