...Creating a strong foundation helps guarantee success as more and more math and science courses are taken. During my years as an engineer, it seemed that calculus cropped up almost everywhere when analyzing myriad situations. Calculus is the math required to solve many real but complex situation... (read more)
...The Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter is a globally respected, graduate-level investment credential established in 1962 and awarded by CFA Institute; the largest global association of investment professionals. Additionally, even though I do not have a degree in life sciences, I have prof... (read more)
I have been teaching for 18 years and 14 of those have been math. I have taught at the elementary level, middle school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1) and high school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, and Geometry).
I enjoy working with students and I really enjoy seeing a student grasp a concept that... (read more)
...I graduated cum laude with a degree in History and Literature from Harvard (focusing on Britain and Russia), and work with students of all levels on coursework and essay writing. I can also help prep for AP Tests. A lifelong theater practitioner, I have a 10+ year career as a theater director, with work performed in New York, Los Angeles, and regionally. (read more)
...I only move on from a topic once I'm sure the student can explain and apply its content in every necessary context. My students often say they went from just following the rules set out by the book to having a firm grasp on the underlying concepts. I have a friendly, approachable style, and work hard to make even the most arcane topics relatable. (read more)