...I feel the most important thing to succeeding in any math course is to understand what you are doing not just trying to memorize a list of steps. I enjoy seeing students finally having a "light bulb" moment and feeling confident. I am certified to teach k-12 but prefer the high school level. (read more)
...The variety of questions is so vast that continued practice is of utmost importance for SAT Math Prep. I therefore get the student involved in practice from the very beginning. Of the many books available, the College Board's book is, to my mind, the best. (read more)
...While attending Drew, I was also a teaching assistant for Calculus I and was responsible for producing practice materials, facilitating recitation,and organizing midterm and finals study sessions. My aim is for the student to learn first by listening and observing, then by practicing independent... (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 speak in English and Russian. Thank you for your interest!I'm a native Russian speaker. I was born in St.Petersburg (former Leningrad) where I got MS in Optical Engineering and PhD in Applied Mathematics and Physics. (read more)