...Middle school and early High School are the ages when most children develop crazy ideas about their abilities regarding math. It upsets me when I hear students say, 'I'm just not good in math!' Comments like that typically mean that a math teacher along the way wasn't able to present the materi... (read more)
...In the 2012-2013 season we placed 14th nationally and in the 2013-2014 season we placed 6th. I have competed in multiple USA Table Tennis sanctioned tournaments and have experience coaching beginner and intermediate-level players at the Tulane club. I studied molecular genetics at Tulane University. (read more)
...Organic Chemistry is basically chemistry with carbon structures. Organic chemistry starts with nomenclature (IUPAC) of various compounds and drawing various structures in various forms, as in organic chemistry there are a lot of diastereomers, enantiomers, other types of isomers. The next major part of o-chem deals with substitution and elimination reactions. (read more)
I am a full time Assistant Professor of Mathematics and have prior experience teaching middle and high school students. I am very patient, thorough, clear and passionate.
I love teaching Algebra and SAT math, but will gladly teach any subject the student needs.
...I love math, as it's a constant puzzle that I get to try and figure out, and I love helping others explore the puzzle too. I currently teach a weekly workshop for undergraduate students at Penn, in which we go over exciting higher level mathematics concepts, and I've led a workshop at the Women ... (read more)