...I have also made a living for several years playing poker (a practical use of math and observation skills).
All of the teaching/tutoring/coaching that I do is very much "hands on". I have "been there and done that", and I've found the best way to learn is by doing as long as you are doing it right. That's where I come in. (read more)
...Currently I am a math teacher at a Fulton County High School. I teach geometry and SAT Prep. I'm also the son of an ex-NBA all star and I am well known for my ability to teach the game of basketball. (read more)
...I have plenty of good resources for this subject, including Geometry Made Easy and my teacher's text and notes. I really have fun with this subject because it is the basis for what you need in Algebra and you can do a lot of neat things with it. I taught it for 3 years and tutored several students in it over a period of 11 years. (read more)
...The patience and understanding I exhibit has been demonstrated by the success my sons have attained, earning engineering degrees at Texas Tech University, and graduate level degrees at Johns Hopkins University.Algebra uses symbols to represent unknown numbers in order to solve problems. Algebra ... (read more)
...Many students that have come to me for help have gone from failing to passing by the end of the semester. I've also been able to help students who claim to be “bad at math” to gain greater confidence and motivation to persevere and succeed in math and science. I do this by adjusting my teaching... (read more)