...As a TA, I held study sessions for over 300 students, and as a supplemental instructor I held weekly classes, which were attended by dozens of regular students. I love finding that one example or explanation that helps a student really understand a concept and have that "a-ha!" moment. I've tutored everything from Calculus to Probability and Statics, from Statics to Strength of Materials. (read more)
...Favorite terrible grammar joke: "Past, present, and future walk into a bar. It was tense."
Favorite math fact: You can create irrational numbers out of real-world measurements. For example, you can make the square root of 2 by drawing the diagonal of a square. (read more)
...This is the point when the kids can really start sinking their teeth into some pretty complex math problems and seeing how you can use their skills to do some important things. They also get introduced to the very basic concepts of algebra and that is where they can get a bit frustrated. Howeve... (read more)
...For High School students and younger, I offer tutoring services in Reading, Language Arts, English, Essay Writing, Social Studies, History, Geography, Psychology, Biology, Chemistry and Test Preparation. Some of my biggest accomplishments as a tutor have been helping High School students achieve... (read more)
...I have mastered lots of math from the basics to several graduate level exotic courses. I was a top math student all through ELHI and I served on the school board of a large school board for 13 years. My school board service allowed me many, many insights into what makes a good teacher and how to be a good teacher. (read more)