...It is my hope that I can truly get your son or daughter feeling successful and confident with high school math again within a few of our lessons. I focus immediately on what they need as I seek the questions they are dealing with and what it is they need to see and experience so we can get them ... (read more)
4 Subjects: includingAlgebra 2,Algebra 1,Precalculus,ACT Math
A lifelong learner, I enjoy sharing my love of learning with others. A cum laude graduate of Harvard and an MFA graduate of Carnegie Mellon, I know from personal experience how hard work produces great results. An avid reader and lover of language, I also know how powerful it is to learn and master communication skills. (read more)
...What makes this even more impressive is that I only saw my students an average of 2.5 times per week (2 days one week, 3 days the next, alternating).
I was trained as a Classicist, a Chemist, and a Mathematician. I have enjoyed tremendous success as a teacher and tutor of Mathematics, Science a... (read more)
...I like how a good discrete math course teaches both concrete concepts while still allowing for interesting puzzles and creative problem solving. I majored in mathematics at Pomona College and received my BA in math. As part of my major, I studied linear algebra. (read more)
...I am NOT big on memorizing formulas, although there are a few that DO need to be memorized. I try to approach math from a logical perspective so that the formulas and functions make sense. I am especially fond of Trigonometry, and Pre-Calculus (which is basically a review of all math learned to... (read more)