...I then earned a Masters of Arts in Teaching from Bard College in '07. I've been tutoring for 12+ years, and full-time for 10+. I've had students between the ages of 6 and 66, with a focus on high school students and that curriculum, though I am very comfortable tutoring any undergraduate math c... (read more)
...Most students struggle because they don't know the steps, and are trying to skip them to get to the answer. I provide practice in each step of the process, building success and confidence before concentrating on getting the correct answer. Science is a way of understanding the world around you. (read more)
...Some of the rules that they are required to know are very random (and they may not have covered that topic in their class). When I work with students I go over the most important concepts, the ones that show up the most frequently on the test, in order to maximize their score with the least amoun... (read more)
...I then went on to pass the Fundementals of Engineering (FE) exam in Mechanical Engineering, earning the title Engineer-In-Training (E.I.T.). I intend on going for my Professional Engineering title soon. I also have 10+ years of experience in the field.
** DISCLAIMER : I have been out of academi... (read more)
...Finally, I like to give an informal and brief, 3 question assessment about 3 things the student learned, 2 things the student thought was interesting and 1 remaining question they have. I look forward to meeting you and working with your children. Bringing out the potential and passion for learning is a daily job of mine that I do not take lightly. (read more)