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I graduated from UCLA with a Bachelor's in Neuroscience in 2011. I am now at Harvard pursuing a graduate degree in neuroscience, with a focus on neurodevelopment. (read more)
...After that, I worked for 35 years doing economic research and software development -- fields in which logic and math are used every day. Calculus can be a difficult subject, because it requires a degree of abstraction that most students have not seen before. It introduces concepts involving continuous change rather than equations and shapes that remain static. (read more)
...I find common ground with a student, and give them reasons to be interested in the material they are learning. I help you or your child to improve grades, boost confidence, and gain mastery in the subject of interest. Many people find high school and college math complicated and far from intuitive. (read more)
...Every time I teach a student, I emphasize using time and effort to the fullest extent possible. I, myself, have changed careers 4 times and each time had to learn entirely new facts and procedures. There is no specific formula for "study skills." Each student learns in a unique way, and it is up to the tutor to find the way that is best. (read more)
...I also hold a Master's degree in math from Boston College. I was the recipient of the Teaching Excellence Award at BC and the Teaching Inclusion Award from BHS.I have over 5 years SAT tutoring and teaching experience. I've helped over 75 students prepare for the math SAT and I've taught several SAT Boot Camps. (read more)