...My undergraduate degree is in mathematics, and I have worked as a computer professional, as well as a math tutor. My doctoral degree is in psychology. I think this is a wonderful combination: I can relate to students, understand their frustrations and fears, and at the same time I deeply unders... (read more)
...During my undergrad, I took an education course where we focused on developing lesson plans for teaching a middle school mathematics class. It was great exposure towards fun and interactive ways to get students involved in the learning process. I've also done private tutoring lessons in math and piano during the summers between semesters. (read more)
I received a Bachelor's of Science in Chemistry a Bachelor's of Arts in Economics along with a minor in Science and Mathematics Education from the University of California, Santa Barbara during my undergraduate career. During this time, I was actively involved in science outreach programs for eleme... (read more)
...Subvocalized reading – combines sight reading with internal sounding of the words.
b. Speed reading – a collection of methods for increasing reading speed without reduction in comprehension or retention.
c. Proofreading – reading for the purpose of detecting typographical errors. (read more)
...If you become truly interested in the material you are learning this naturally enables you to focus better, ask meaningful questions, and remember the material. It's great when I see a student overcome difficulty & anxiety about math and begin to succeed & gain confidence in his/her ability in i... (read more)