...This is my favorite subject to teach. I currently have two Algebra II classes at my school and have a great reputation as being one of the best Algebra teachers at the school. I have been teaching 38 years and most of those years were Alg II so I think I really not only get it by now, but I can really help someone avoid the common pitfalls. (read more)
4 Subjects: includingPrecalculus,Algebra 1,Algebra 2,ACT Math
...Tutoring has always been fun for me, I live to see that aha moment when the students finally understand after struggling for the past three days. I have been tutoring math since high school, i first started professionally at the tutoring lab at my local community college. After transferring to UCLA I continued to tutor at the lab as well as private lessons. (read more)
...Success in math tutoring requires three things: providing a clear explanation, participating in patient back and forth to insure understanding, and encouraging the student to do the work to cement the subtleties of the material. I focus my efforts in all three areas. I have tutored and studied... (read more)
...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)