...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)
...There are a ton of formulas and identities that many teachers ask students to memorize, however, I don't. I approach Trigonometry more logically, and limit the formula and identity memorization to an absolute minimum. If can be easily derived, why clutter your brain with another memorized formula. (read more)
...I help them understand how the test might look and how to prepare mentally for testing. I pinpoint a student's learning style and determine how best to help him or her learn and get motivated. I have experience working with test anxiety as well as ADHD and Asperger's Syndrome. (read more)
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"There's more than one way to skin a cat." Unfortunately, the one-size fits all approach to teaching that students a subjected to in school, (due to limited time and resources), leaves some students out to dry. That's where tutoring c... (read more)