...I myself have a Ph.D. in physics from M.I.T. Before that I graduated with honors from the University of Chicago with an undergraduate degree in physics. Before that I received top scores in the AP Physics and AP Calculus exams, a perfect SAT Math score, and a 34 overall on my ACT. (read more)
...I also currently work as a math instructor at a college. My philosophy on tutoring (and teaching) has always been to know your audience. By knowing your audience well, you can put yourself in the shoes of the person(s) that you are tutoring, and understand their needs better. (read more)
...I have a Bachelor's of Science from California Institute of Technology (CIT), an incredibly challenging university. My teaching style is one of:
* LISTENING to see what your student is doing; to learn how he or she thinks.
* ENCOURAGING students to push a little farther; to show them what they... (read more)
...In all of these experiences, I worked mostly one on one (but up to groups of five) which allowed me to conform my teaching methods to the student. Finally, since I moved to the Chicago area in 2013, I have tutored hundreds of hours in subjects from ACT math to geometry and algebra II / trigonome... (read more)
...In both the classroom and tutoring settings, I have helped students learn how to apply the linear algebra capabilities built into the TI83 and TI84 calculators to solve systems of linear equations. MATLAB® is a high-level language and interactive environment for numerical computation, visualizat... (read more)