...I strive to help students develop the basic skills they need to succeed in class while also gaining an appreciation of the "big picture". My degree is in chemistry, so this is my main area of expertise. I have helped many students master concepts like balancing chemical equations, understanding acid/base reactions, and performing calculations with moles and other units. (read more)
...As a tutor, I will utilize the library, the Internet, and information obtained from the students teacher to conduct tutoring session that are tailored to the specific needs of the student. As a retired business professional, my activities have been focused on mentoring and encouraging youth. An example is my involvement with an in-school mentoring program, My Volunteer Pal. (read more)
I am currently a math teacher at Olathe West High School. I completed my applied mathematics degree from UCLA and my master's degree in education from Fort Hays State University. I am currently taking coursework at Emporia State University toward a master's degree in mathematics. (read more)
...I am completely familiar with the requirements of the GED test and can provide a structured study plan to maximize your score in this very important exam. I have more than 25 years of teaching experience in math and science subjects. I have taught at all levels from elementary to graduate school. (read more)
...I have found that this style works well for theses math and physics courses because, more often than not, what trips us up in our learning is "just this one thing that I don't understand..." and which causes us to not understand the next thing as well, and the next one after that (and so on).
My... (read more)