...As a result of working with me, many of my students have achieved perfect or near-perfect scores on every section of the SAT, and that fills me with joy. But I am nearly as happy when I make a student laugh in the middle of solving a complex rational equation. THAT is quite an accomplishment - especially when you solve the equation correctly. (read more)
...It also emphasizes writing proofs to solve (prove) properties of geometric figures. We will explore mathematical concepts that are foundational for success in algebra including algebraic expressions, integers, equations, decimals, fractions, ratios, proportions, percents, area, volume, and probability. Calculus is the foundation for math, science and technology; it paves the way. (read more)
...Some foreign language instruction in up to intermediate German or introductory French may be possible in certain situations. Additionally, I have developed curricula and individualized programs for PSAT, SAT, ACT, SAT-II, GRE, ISEE, SSAT, and HSPT students, and am familiar with the application p... (read more)
...I am patient, relaxed and truly enjoy this work. In addition to my engineering degree, I also come from 2 previous generations of world class science/math academics from both sides of my family (My dad was a MIT professor).
Also having been a professional actor during this entire time, being a... (read more)