...I have been teaching piano lessons and playing piano professionally for 17 years. I offer lessons in classical, pop, blues, jazz, music theory, composing and arranging. I am approved to tutor subjects (biology, microbiology, etc.) that include genetics and I am currently tutoring someone (not through Wyzant) in genetics. (read more)
...I think it is important to spend a lot of the sessions working with students to help them develop strategies for solving problems. At the same time, if needed, we discuss the theory that is required. My background is mathematical physics, especially quantum physics. (read more)
...Additionally, I was a National Merit Scholarship winner after scoring 1560 on my SAT (800 math, 760 verbal).
I have several years of experience tutoring HS math and helping kids prepare for standardized tests (SAT, ACT, and LSAT) with excellent results. I am very good at establishing a rapport ... (read more)
...In between formal tutoring sessions, I offer my students FREE email support to keep them moving past particularly tough problems. In addition, I offer FREE ALL NIGHT email/phone support just before the “big" exam, for students who pull "all nighters". One quick note about my cancellation policy... (read more)
...It is also important that I never do the problems for the student, only ask them questions to lead them in the correct direction. I make sure my students learn by doing, not watching. As of now, I have an opening for Tuesday night at about 5:30pm. (read more)