...I have also performed well on standardized aptitude tests (SAT: 790 verbal, 720 math; GRE: 660 verbal, 800 math before test score scales changed in 2011).
I enjoy doing the best job I can to help people feel confident with their subject and fill in gaps that might not have been thoroughly explor... (read more)
...The curriculum included methods for obtaining numerical and analytic solutions of elementary differential equations. Applications were discussed with an emphasis on modeling. I graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology with a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering with highest honors, and a Master's of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Tech. (read more)
...In other words, I explain the why behind the math, versus just memorizing steps. This helps one to understand the mathematical precepts and, in my experience, creates mathematical independence. The feedback I have gotten from my students is they no longer see math as a mystery and are surprised at how easy it is to understand. (read more)
...My tutoring style is strongly influenced by the positive experience that I gained from these personalized instruction with students. Each student has a different way of learning a subject. In tutoring, I always make it a point to figure out the student's style of learning and I plan my tutoring... (read more)