...It is also gratifying to watch a student progress to solving linear equations, inequalities, systems of equations, and then quadratic equations by various methods, including graphing, substitution, elimination, completing the square, and by using the quadratic formula. I understand that each stu... (read more)
...I enjoy working with children who have speech and language difficulties, and I emphasize good study habits and the importance of using all life experiences as a time for learning. I can comfortably and confidently teach math, science, reading, writing, and a variety of other elementary level sub... (read more)
...I have taken the standard undergraduate math courses (e.g. multi-variant calculus, ordinary differential equations, and linear algebra), and for over a year now have been taking higher courses in pure mathematics (e.g. number theory, set theory, group theory, and ring/field theory).
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...In other words, I explain the why behind the math, versus just memorizing steps. This helps one to understand the mathematical precepts and, in my experience, creates mathematical independence. The feedback I have gotten from my students is they no longer see math as a mystery and are surprised at how easy it is to understand. (read more)
...In tutoring, I always make it a point to figure out the student's style of learning and I plan my tutoring sessions accordingly, spending extra time to prepare for the session prior to meeting with the student. My broad background in math, science, and engineering combined with my extensive rese... (read more)