...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)
...The quantitative (math) questions test your ability to solve problems involving arithmetic, basic algebra and geometry, and concepts. The reading comprehension section tests your ability to understand what you read. Consists of Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry questions. (read more)
...I often see a glazed look come over my students' faces when I mention synthetic division or conic sections for the first time. Advanced algebra always seems complicated to the uninitiated. I know how to help them see that polynomials are just the next step after quadratics and that sequences are just special kinds of lists. (read more)
...I have tutored students for Huntington Learning Center and Above Grade Level in the past. I have over 3 years experience tutoring students in SAT math, statistics, geometry,and algebra. I like to use the EDGE method for teaching/learning a new skill. (read more)