...However, I am not familiar with some topics in discrete mathematics such as information theory and graph theory. I was a GRE test-prep tutor at Kaplan. I've tutored several students in linear algebra since 2001. (read more)
...I am in the last phases of finishing my PhD at Harvard University. I am an MA student at UCL. My programme is Early Modern Studies, and my dissertation is about the practice and efficacy of sixteenth-century English law. (read more)
...And some subjects - such as Evolution - are simply not taught in all school systems. I use diagnostic probes to explore students' mathematical thinking and help to shore up their knowledge gaps. Mathematics particularly is a subject where knowledge gaps in elementary arithmetic and algebra can cause cascading problems. (read more)
...I was also an undergraduate teaching assistant for the classical mechanics physics class while I myself was a student at MIT.
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My initial sessions usually begin by going over assignments and tests with the student to identify his/her specific challenges with the... (read more)
...I've tutored nearly all the students I've worked with for many years, and I've also frequently tutored their brothers and sisters - also for many years. I enjoy helping my students to understand and realize that they can not only do the work - they can do it well and they can understand what they're doing. My references will gladly provide details about their own experiences. (read more)