...Case studies and role playing can lead to valuable discussions that engage students in deep, meaningful learning.The environment must be conducive to the expression of doubts and questions that lead to growth and understanding.
4) Use a Variety of Teaching Methods
Young people are social creatur... (read more)
...When students are organized they are more confident. Feeling disorganized can lead to self confidence problems. If I can help young people feel confident and "in control " of themselves, that's most of the battle regarding their academic success. (read more)
...Additionally, I throw myself into everything that I do, usually with a great sense of humor, and often with creativity. Please feel free to send me messages. Don't be afraid to ask me questions or request clarification. (read more)
...I believe in using word problems to teach math concepts. I think many times students forget what problem they are solving and get bogged down with memorizing the mathematical steps. When this happens they are not able to use their analytical skills to solve the problem and they don't know whether the answer they came up with actually makes sense. (read more)
I am an engineer by background. I hold an MS degree in Mechanical Engineering from Rutgers University, NJ. I enjoy working with students (elementary, middle, and high school) and have helped a number of students become proficient and independent in many different subjects. (read more)