...I have been tutoring finite math for several years and enjoy helping students understand advanced non-calculus topics. I have also used finite math in business applications where theory can be applied to real life problems. One way this is done is by looking at a portfolio that a company would be looking at purchasing. (read more)
I have taught private lessons to 6-9th-grade students back in Norway. 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. (read more)
...As with any story, there are always two sides and, when tutoring this subject, I like to take the holistic approach and explore both. I look forward to working with you! In high school, I was always an above grade level student excelling particularly in the life sciences such as biology, anatomy and physiology, health and nutrition and genetics. (read more)
...Additionally, I tutor GED students for their senior level math test which ranges from pre algebra to algebra 2 for the past three years. I have prepared many students for their college entrance exams ranging from SAT to ACT to the AccuPlacer. I have helped students learn best studying practices and how to improve their score simply by taking the test in a calculated manner. (read more)
5 Subjects: includingAlgebra 1,Algebra 2,Prealgebra,SAT Math
...I do not believe in giving simple answers to students or doing the work for them. I believe when a student understands why math works the way it does, then the student understands math concepts better. Lastly, I give students the skills to learn math in different ways to help them move past difficult concepts. (read more)