...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. I was also a National Merit Scholar. I have devoted most of my life to learning and teaching science and math and I can't wait to work with you. (read more)
...My name is Mike, and I have a bachelor's degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign and a master's degree in applied mathematics from the University of Illinois at Chicago. While attending the University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign, I worked as a math... (read more)
...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're really capable of.
* EXPLAINING to teach what students need, in ways they can understand and remember! I have o... (read more)
...As a junior, I headed a student run organization in my school (through the Mu Alpha Theta club) to tutor students in math in preparation for the FCAT (Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test). When I began college, I chose to focus on my interests in science over math, but I continued tutoring math... (read more)
...I was on the varsity swim team for UChicago, and actually have the record in the 500 free style. I also have taught swim lessons to children before. I have taken courses in both partial, and ordinary differential equations in college and high school. (read more)