...The best way to learn math is through solving problems. Therefore, my teaching strategy is for me to complete a set of problems before a tutoring session, then to go through examples with the student once on site, then answer any possible issues the student may have as they solve their problems ... (read more)
...My teaching style is one of:
* LISTENING to see what your student is doing; to learn how he or she thinks.
* ENCOURAGING students to push a little farther; to show them what they're really capable of.
* EXPLAINING to teach what students need, in ways they can understand and remember! I have o... (read more)
...This experience is brought to my tutoring sessions with the introduction of many “real-world” examples. I have a Masters in Mathematics. I have completed undergraduate and graduate coursework in calculus, linear algebra, differential equations and functional analysis. (read more)
...My oldest just graduated from high school with honors, and my younger child has progressed through the first seven years of grade school achieving nothing less than an 'A.'
Their success is not entirely attributable to me. However, I believe that a solid supplemental, at-home routine where we w... (read more)
...I retired from Lucent Technologies Bell Laboratories in 2001. For the past ten years I have spent two afternoons a week tutoring mathematics at the Joliet Job Corps Center. I have worked with students doing GED (high school equivalency exam), ASVAB (military aptitude test), several versions of ... (read more)