...My doctoral degree is in psychology. I think this is a wonderful combination: I can relate to students, understand their frustrations and fears, and at the same time I deeply understand math and take great joy in communicating this to reluctant and struggling students, as well as to well-perform... (read more)
...During high school, I was a tutor with the math tutoring center, The Mathnasium. The learning philosophy of this tutoring company is targeting the foundations and helping the student with their underlying struggles and misconceptions in math, rather than just homework help or just preparing the ... (read more)
...Students that undergo inquiry-based learning are conditioned to the unique thought process necessary in science and math subjects and will be prepared to approach all varieties of problem solving. This style of learning allows my students to comprehend the subject as a whole rather than a topic ... (read more)
...I have also successfully tutored many high school students (though I prefer not to tutor students below high school level).
I have worked for both Kaplan and McGraw-Hill designing testing materials for tests such as the SAT, ACT and GRE. I know the ins and outs of how tests are constructed and ... (read more)
...I have a Masters in Mathematics and am a former mathematics instructor at Sonoma State University. I have taught college algebra there as well as tutoring it privately for many years. Although I taught at university level, it has been my pleasure to continue to work with younger children, helping them with their mathematics and study skills, throughout my life. (read more)
6 Subjects: includingAlgebra 1,Algebra 2,Precalculus,SAT Math