...I work with each student to show them how to filter out the unnecessary information, see the hints in each question that show the path to the solution, find and stay on the trail as they do each step, and make sure that in the end they are answering the right question. I show them that there is ... (read more)
...In my non-working hours, I train for the occasional 10K or half marathon and aspire to stay connected with my friend/family network.
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I have been a biology and test prep tutor ever since I graduated from college. After I began my graduate studies at Harvard, I wo... (read more)
...The modern classroom doesn't serve the needs of all students. Too many students believe that they are "bad at math", or "bad at science", when their real struggle has been with the demands of one-size-fits-all education. Some students miss out on learning in school because they have their own troubles at home in life, or with specific teachers or teaching styles. (read more)
...During my year of teaching in China, I mentored ~100 students for acceptance into US colleges. I've been hired to speak to an audience >1,000 people about how to prepare for acceptance to MIT-level universities. Through my years in Toastmasters and as a professional circus performer, I have given and mentored many prepared speeches. (read more)