...I am very good at establishing a rapport with kids and creating an environment in which they are comfortable asking questions and being honest with me when they are confused --- which is CRUCIAL to the success of any tutor. I also have multiple ways to present all mathematical topics, so I can n... (read more)
...Learning new disciplines keeps me very aware of the struggles all students face. Beyond academics, I spend my time backpacking, kayaking, weightlifting, jogging, bicycling, metalworking, woodworking, and building a wilderness home of my own design. In between formal tutoring sessions, I offer my students FREE email support to keep them moving past particularly tough problems. (read more)
I have a strong background in mathematics, and I can speak French fluently. I grew up in a French-speaking country, so the language is natural to me. Most of my undergrad classes centered on mathematics. (read more)
...As a tutor I have worked with middle school and high school students in both the sciences and math. The sciences I have instructed include Physics, Anatomy/Physiology, and Chemistry. The areas of math I have instructed include Pre-Algebra, Algebra I, Algebra II, Calculus, Cambridge Math, and Common Core Math. (read more)
I am a full time Assistant Professor of Mathematics and have prior experience teaching middle and high school students. I am very patient, thorough, clear and passionate.
I love teaching Algebra and SAT math, but will gladly teach any subject the student needs.