...I particularly like using interactive tools like Desmos and Geogebra to give students a chance to play around with ideas and find patterns themselves. I believe all students can be good at math as long as they are given the right opportunities to make sense of the ideas being taught. I've found... (read more)
...Starting when I was just tutoring for fun in high-school and college and I would tutor my friends in whatever classes we were taking or that I had taken. For the last four years I have privately tutored dozens of students for a total of over four hundred hours, including over a hundred on this s... (read more)
...I was valedictorian of my high school class, and I have an honors degree in math from Harvard. During college I was a Teaching Assistant at the Harvard Extension College, working with members of the local community in a variety of subjects. After that, I worked for 35 years doing economic research and software development -- fields in which logic and math are used every day. (read more)
...Before each session, send me all materials (Ex. practice test results, lecture slides) relevant to the engagement. I will use them to thoroughly prepare for each session.
3. Come prepared, with all of the work assigned from the previous session done exactly as instructed. (read more)
...Throughout the years, I have become very familiar with the common and uncommon problems that students encounter, and can offer explanations to help them understand the material. My six years in math clubs, 790 Math SAT score, 5 on AP BC Calculus, and MIT education have ensured my mastery of thes... (read more)