...I have a master's in mathematics and several years of tutoring/teaching experience. I have a master in industrial math and have taught calculus at Michigan State University. I completed a B.A. in Spanish, and received a grant from the Spanish government to work in a bilingual elementary in Madrid for two years. (read more)
...Well, I'll give you four quick examples.
1) I have worked closely with high school students to tutor math and science. I've been doing this for close to two years now, and I've learned a lot of basic techniques which increase comprehension and retention.
2) In college, I was a teaching assistant and tutor for an intro level Biology class at Brown. I did this for three semester. (read more)
...I have daughter who attended the University of Michigan Ann Arbor as an undergrad and majored in biology. She is now working on her masters there and, she always tells me how useful the math tricks I taught as a child helped her in college for almost every course. Math just needs that, "click". (read more)
...Currently, I am teaching as an Adjunct College Professor. I also received my MS and PhD degrees in engineering mechanics from the Iowa State University. My combined experiences as a lecturer and a tutor have shown me that being a teacher requires more knowledge and understanding of the subject. (read more)