...As students move through their math studies, a lot of material is forgotten or just not used a lot. Going over the basics again, like fractions, decimals and percents can play a large part in success for algebra and beyond. If a student is seeing this material for the first time I try and make sure that they feel comfortable and natural with topics like fractions. (read more)
...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 tremendous success as a teacher and tutor of Mathematics, Science a... (read more)
...My priority in arranging tutoring sessions is the comfort and convenience of the student. I am available to provide at-home instruction, but if your time commitments require something a bit less traditional, like say, meeting at a coffeehouse or a library, I'm willing to be flexible.Majoring in ... (read more)
...Additionally, my degree in Meteorology helps those that are in Chemistry and Physics as the fundamentals of meteorology require a background in these fields. Whether it be kinematics or gas laws, all of these fit into the structure of the field; though most students come to me for help in Math. My approach with students is to try to work with them to solve the problems. (read more)
...At the same time, I know personally that math can be boring, frustrating, overwhelming, and even disheartening. It's this appreciation for the diversity of students' mathematical experiences that I feel qualifies me more than any natural mathematical talent. As a paid and volunteer tutor, a for... (read more)