...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)
...As part of my major, I studied discrete math. In addition, I've taken many in-depth courses on the various aspects, such as combinatorics, graph theory, and more. I like how a good discrete math course teaches both concrete concepts while still allowing for interesting puzzles and creative problem solving. (read more)
...Because I am qualified to tutor all of the prerequisites, it is not hard for me to discover fundamental weaknesses and repair them prior to entering Calculus. I am uniquely qualified to tutor Trigonometry because I'm aware of its value and usage when tutoring the higher levels of math as Calculu... (read more)
...Unfortunately, I have found that this is not the gold standard. Many students grow up intimidated by writing and afraid of expressing themselves because they have been told they're doing it wrong. As a professional writer and editor in addition to tutoring, I specialize in providing exceptional English support to my students, most notably helping to take their papers from good to great. (read more)
...I help them understand how the test might look and how to prepare mentally for testing. I pinpoint a student's learning style and determine how best to help him or her learn and get motivated. I have experience working with test anxiety as well as ADHD and Asperger's Syndrome. (read more)