...When the answer is "a zero", I make the point that they had better study how to spell their name. Obviously, they can see the futility in studying the spelling of their name because this is knowledge that they have already acquired, but too often they do not see the same futility in studying oth... (read more)
...I have worked with elementary, middle and high school students both while in high school and during university. I also worked as a teaching assistant and ran a series of classes during MIT's Independent Activities Period (IAP) for other students, faculty and staff. I can meet near Alewife, Harv... (read more)
...My teaching approach emphasizes gaining comfort with the inflective morphology of Greek, as relevant for the passages of interest, followed by the close analysis in progressively greater depth. In addition to teaching experience in theoretical computer science and program design at Harvard, I ha... (read more)
...Math and science courses can be difficult, but having an experienced tutor can make it enjoyable and rewarding. I look forward to working with you!
- TobyI am currently preparing for a Phd in mathematics. I have recently completed courses in abstract algebra, number theory and complex variables, including Algebra 1. (read more)
...I strive in my own work for deep conceptual understanding. As Richard Feynman said, if you can't explain it in plain English, you don't understand it. I can help impart the deep understanding that will allow you to do well on exams, not just homework. (read more)