...The high scores are greater than three times the national average. 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... (read more)
...But I consider success at school to be more than mere learning by rote. Real comprehension requires an enjoyment of the subject matter at hand. And that's what I hope most to instill in your student. (read more)
...Proofs often seem especially confusing. My expertise derives from my studies in the physical sciences, which require a frequent application of geometric analysis (Einstein famously needed only the Pythagorean Theorem to illustrate Special Relativity). I like to give students concrete examples of... (read more)
...I have taken and passed the CBEST. I have been teaching/tutoring math (elementary through Calculus) and substitute teaching (all subjects) for 12 years. I think my ability to do the math portion of the CBEST should be obvious based on subjects passed. (read more)
...I have taught high school and college level mathematics in South America and the US. Subjects covered: Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Trigonometry, Calculus, Abstract Algebra, Linear Algebra, Probability. I have developed web products for major companies, governmental agencies, and non-profits. (read more)