...I love working with students and helping them achieve their true potential. I have a gift for helping students simplify what they're learning, and gain confidence in themselves & the subject matter. My family has recently relocated to Florida from California in order for my husband to pursue his career in engineering. (read more)
...I began tutoring younger students in essay writing while still in high school as part of the Writing Lab. At Carnegie Mellon University, I taught three semesters of Intro to Theater, where I guided students new to the form in both written and in-class presentation skills, based on both general a... (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)
...Geometry instruction for most students begins with strange objects like lines and triangles. Proofs often seem especially confusing. My expertise derives from my studies in the physical sciences, which require a frequent application of geometric analysis (Einstein famously needed only the Pytha... (read more)
...I approach Trigonometry more logically, and limit the formula and identity memorization to an absolute minimum. If can be easily derived, why clutter your brain with another memorized formula. Instead, let's understand it. (read more)