I spent 8 years teaching in the public school. I also run a large industrial arts center, and can relate mathematics to a host of content domains. I have recently completed a Master's in Systems Science from PSU. (read more)
...I am also great at making connections between pre calculus and calculus. I read passages very well and determine what the questions are asking me. I have not tutored specifically in reading, but have experience with reading comprehension. (read more)
...I have always preferred tutoring in a one-on-one style, and value the specialised attention it gives the student to encourage improvement. I earned endorsements from several of my professors to be a primary resource for students. I am a tutor that will try to connect why equations work as they do rather than explaining how to use them in a single question. (read more)
...One of the stumbling blocks for some students is simple lack of confidence in their skills. I had a case like that once with calculus student. It was costing the student time on his exam, and therefore his grades. (read more)
...A bit about me...
I didn't start out with the thought of being a teacher. I followed my heart...my passion for math. I have a Master of Science in Teaching Mathematics and I emphasize the teaching. (read more)