...I learned to use many different programs, including but not limited to the Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro, Wolfram Mathematica, Matlab and Eclipse. I believe that breadth is more important than depth where education is concerned; understanding diverse fields gives greater appreciation to each. I have extensive experience teaching school-age children. (read more)
...Part of my approach is to use practice tests and other tools to identify those weak areas that each student brings to the test. Then we dive deeply into them, using custom-prepared information packets and worksheets, to make sure that the student gets up to speed and has all the math knowledge that the test requires. But knowledge is only part of the picture. (read more)
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- TobyWhile pursuing my degree in chemistry, I took 3 semesters of calculus. Since graduating I have stayed interested in math, and I have taken courses in linear algebra and statistics. I have tutored students in a variety of math courses including calculus, geometry, and algebra. (read more)
...My academic background: I have a BA in Mathematics from Wesleyan University, and a Master's (ALM) in Natural Sciences from Harvard Extension School. I was a PhD candidate in Biology at Indiana Universtity before deciding that teaching, not research, is my true calling. I used computer simulatio... (read more)