...My undergraduate degree is in mathematics, and I have worked as a computer professional, as well as a math tutor. My doctoral degree is in psychology. I think this is a wonderful combination: I can relate to students, understand their frustrations and fears, and at the same time I deeply unders... (read more)
...I graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in Applied Math and focus on Statistics. I scored 36/36 on ACT Math and 800/800 on SAT Math and Calculus has always been my favorite subject. I started tutoring because I am passionate about learning and education. (read more)
...It becomes more problem solving rather than just plain old math. During my undergrad, I took an education course where we focused on developing lesson plans for teaching a middle school mathematics class. It was great exposure towards fun and interactive ways to get students involved in the learning process. (read more)
...I have had the privilege of working with students as young as 6, as well as students in middle school and high school. As a result of my tutoring my students have excelled in the following ways:
- Finishing 7th grade Pre-Algebra as young as 8.
- Completing Honors Precalculus as young as 11.
- E... (read more)
...This style of learning allows my students to comprehend the subject as a whole rather than a topic by topic basis. I typically like to assess my students' weakness and strengths early in the relationship in order to tailor the most effective tutoring agenda. This allows me to work with students... (read more)