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...I love working with kids and enjoy helping them both learn and love to learn. I earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Mathematics from Brigham Young University and have more than 35 years of practical experience in working with Math on a daily basis. I would love to help any student understand, enjoy, and develop proficiency in math.
16 Subjects:
including
calculus,
geometry,
statistics,
algebra 1




...I use the Socratic method a lot, asking the student questions and building on the response. I did some Skin diving from 1966 to 1975, and back packing from 1969 to 1975, mostly in the Olympics. I've also done some sailing, both cruising and racing.
17 Subjects:
including
chemistry,
calculus,
physics,
statistics




I taught mathematics at Western Washington University for two years, where I was a graduate student. I also held daily office hours, where I gave students one on one and small group assistance. I am determined to help you succeed in your math class, but I know that learning math takes time, so I am patient as well.
5 Subjects:
including
calculus,
statistics,
SAT math,
differential equations




...My approach to tutoring directly reflects one of my favorite quotes of alltime. Florence Nightingale once said, "I think one's feelings waste themselves in words, they ought all to be distilled into actions and into actions which bring results." The point of my approach to tutoring is that any ...
6 Subjects:
including
geometry,
algebra 1,
algebra 2,
trigonometry




...I particularly love Mathematics and English. I have volunteered hundreds of hours (with 612th graders) at the Puyallup Youth Investment Center (program through YMCA) while in community college, but took a break from that when I started at a university. I was a homework helper there and leader with many other exceptional volunteers.
31 Subjects:
including
English,
reading,
writing,
GED




