...I have instructed students in all forms of writing, including expository, persuasive, and creative. I work with students on their brainstorming and research processes, helping them to unleash the words inside them, or, if they have "nothing to say,” helping them to discover something about the t... (read more)
...What makes this even more impressive is that I only saw my students an average of 2.5 times per week (2 days one week, 3 days the next, alternating).
I was trained as a Classicist, a Chemist, and a Mathematician. I have enjoyed tremendous success as a teacher and tutor of Mathematics, Science a... (read more)
...In addition, I've taken many in-depth courses on the various aspects, such as combinatorics, graph theory, and more. I like how a good discrete math course teaches both concrete concepts while still allowing for interesting puzzles and creative problem solving. I majored in mathematics at Pomona College and received my BA in math. (read more)
...My campus job required helping students and faculty with miscellaneous Mac issues and troubleshooting. I've also been a lifelong user of Macs. I majored in Film and have made extensive films, both student and non-student. (read more)
...Everybody has their own learning style and we begin our lessons with discovering the student's style. We then individualize lessons to best meet their learning style, thus reinforcing how they should be structuring their own studies. We incorporate Visual and Auditory tools to support and enhance retention. (read more)