...I work as a Scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR).
I have expertise in sequential data assimilation, particularly the ensemble Kalman filter, ensemble smoothers, and optimal interpolation. I am interested in applying these schemes to state-parameters estimation problems for geoscience application. I apply Math, Algebra, Statistics in my daily life. (read more)
...I majored in English when I was in college and have received multiple awards in creative writing competitions including national contests hosted by such organizations as the Daughters of the American Revolution. I have a good command of and have had formal instruction in concepts surrounding gen... (read more)
...I try to break down math in a way that is understandable for the student in a personalized fashion. I believe that anyone is smart but they may not understand the teaching method of their teacher, which means I must learn how to best provide that service for each of my students. In addition to ... (read more)
5 Subjects: includingAlgebra 1,Algebra 2,Prealgebra,SAT Math
...Lastly, I give students the skills to learn math in different ways to help them move past difficult concepts. In the fall of 2015, I had a teaching practicum at Boulder High School where I assisted 3 times a week in a Geometry class and taught some classes as well. I also have been an AVID tutor at Boulder High School for a semester, which involved tutoring various subjects. (read more)
...I feel that a teacher needs to be familiar with multiple approaches to problem solving and not just focus on their "favorite." Sometimes students need a fresh perspective. I am not a disciplinarian and I expect students to act as adults and come ready to learn. I like to try and provide real wo... (read more)