...I practice by using it in my everyday life. In High School I ran Track and Field in the Spring and Cross Country in the Fall. I saw my mile time go from 8:45 to 5:15 over the course of five years. (read more)
...I've worked as a GRE tutor for the last two years and have helped many adults (even those long out of school) review the necessary skills in order to succeed on this challenging test. I've been tutoring SAT and ACT students even longer, as I started helping my fellow high-schoolers with these te... (read more)
...I can point out common grammatical errors, train vocabulary, and teach strategies to answer test questions efficiently. I earned a perfect score of 36 on the ACT, and since then I've spent years helping students maximize their scores. I can train students to interpret tricky word problems, quic... (read more)
...To do this required the use of second order differential equations and Laplace transforms. I also was involved in developing an advanced navigation filter based on Kalman filter theory for use in an advanced fighter/bomber for the Navy at China Lake. This necessitated the use of Fourier transform theory and partial differential equations. (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)