...I teach my students to see what high achieving students see, recruit relevant concepts from memory, & apply them to gain a competitive edge.
2. Eliminate Weaknesses - Studying on their own, few students can actually improve their own performance. Though they know which subjects give them difficulty, they are unable to understand WHY they go wrong or how to avoid that error. (read more)
...To give some background on myself, I have a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science with a minor in Mathematics. I also hold a Master of Science degree in Information Systems Management. I have tutored during my college years and in the community as well as participated as a volunteer math instructor for a youth program. (read more)
...As for teaching style, I feel that the concept drives the skill. If you have the idea of what to do on a problem, you do not need to complete 10 similar problems. As such, I like to spend more time on the why than the what. (read more)
...I am able to teach the rules of grammar to students, especially in preparation for the SAT, ACT and SSAT. I have tutored 25+ students in this subject over the last 5 years, and Geometry, along with Algebra II, remain my most highly requested subjects. I have tutored 20+ students over the last 5 years in Physics, focusing almost exclusively on Honors and AP level classes. (read more)
...I earned my B.S. in Physics, and my teaching certification is in Physics as well. I have taught high school courses from Physical Science through AP Physics. I have also written updated curriculum for the new AP Physics exams, and have trained with those on the cutting-edge of physics education... (read more)