...I have been through coursework as well as volunteer opportunities where I have worked directly with students in classroom settings, small groups, and one-on-one. I specialize in math skills of all types, and love playing with numbers. I chose to become a teacher because my favorite moment is th... (read more)
...Grades K-6 are the years when so much important learning happens, and intellectual habits start to form. I've worked with K-6th graders for fifteen years; I've taught nature camp, science lessons, tutored privately in math, reading, and foreign languages (French and Hebrew), designed and impleme... (read more)
...I know what college professors expect incoming first-year students to have learned in high school. My academic background: I have a BA in Mathematics from Wesleyan University, and a Master's (ALM) in Natural Sciences from Harvard Extension School. I was a PhD candidate in Biology at Indiana Universtity before deciding that teaching, not research, is my true calling. (read more)
...At the college level, I have tutored physics to students of Boston area colleges, including MIT, Tufts, BU, and Northeastern. I was also an undergraduate teaching assistant for the classical mechanics physics class while I myself was a student at MIT.
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My initi... (read more)