...I have worked for a local college teaching and tutoring algebra two for the last two years. My approach is to give the student the tools they need to succeed on their own. Calculus is a difficult subject and I know the many pitfalls that student face on these courses. (read more)
...My tutoring style:
Typically, during my first meeting, I try to establish some type of rapport and connection with the student. During the tutorial sessions, I try to identify my students' learning gaps and focus on closing those gaps. I prefer to get the review and lessons ahead of time so that I can prepare for a productive tutoring session. (read more)
...My specialties center around general mathematics and business courses (emphasis on algebra/calculus and accounting).
I work primarily in a collaborative format, which means that students and I work on problems together; this is done to stimulate the student's critical thinking skills and to help... (read more)
...I have tutored geometry quite a bit. Keys to success in geometry include understanding the material, having confidence, being logical and careful, and drawing whenever possible. This is why tutoring can be so helpful. (read more)