...I have tutored 19 students for the old SAT and 30 students for the new SAT. My new SAT students have had an average improvement of 8 points on the reading and writing section, with an average improvement per session of 2 points. When I took the SAT, I got a 710 on the Writing section, which put me in the 96th percentile. (read more)
...During my years as an engineer, it seemed that calculus cropped up almost everywhere when analyzing myriad situations. Calculus is the math required to solve many real but complex situations, and, thus, throughout my years in the industry, I kept up with those skills and was continually at awe w... (read more)
...As another building block of higher math and engineering learning, I enjoyed Geometry and excelled in both Plane (two-dimensional) and Spatial (three-dimensional) Geometry. This helped me tremendously in mastering Calculus since it is used so extensively there. Since I always had a strong inclination to logic and structure I really enjoyed learning how to prove theorems and develop proofs. (read more)
...The high scores are greater than three times the national average. 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... (read more)
...The topics covered ranged from unit circle, trig. identities, trig. function graphing, and the application of trigonometry to science and engineering. I coached recreational and signature soccer for 8 years. I have an E coaching license in the state of California. (read more)