...However focusing on features is not enough, which is why I focus on how the open source community developed, security, and what it means when software is "free." C# is one of my favorite programming languages because I am able to show my students how the terminal based programming can be used to ... (read more)
...I believe in getting immersed in a subject by doing a lot of examples and covering all steps in a solution. I still attend classes as an auditor at the Harvey Mudd Engineering College in areas such as Theoretical Mechanics and Quantum Chemistry. So I am still proficient in both the elementary and advanced levels of Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus and Differential Equations. (read more)
...I believe quite strongly that education works best when relationships are built upon trust. As such, I encourage any prospective students and their families to contact me before beginning instruction in order to ensure that everyone is on the same page with respect to goals, expectations, and preferences. Finally, I'm not nearly as formal in person as the above makes me seem, honest! (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)
...Vergil and A.P. Catullus exams. I'm familiar with the ancient Greek alphabet and have taken courses in both Gaelic and Egyptian hieroglyphics, as well as having some instruction in Middle English. (read more)