...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)
...I have a UC Santa Barbara Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, a UCSB Masters in Economics, and received my MBA from Santa Clara University. I currently work as as a Product Manager at Twitter, but am excited to use my additional time to help others in a more direct manner. My goal is to help build confidence in young people, and help them maintain a growth mindset. (read more)
- In-depth knowledge of computer-based instruction.
- Detailed familiarity with respected curricula.
- Researched and sought out highly effective and innovative approaches.
- Successful with public, private and home-schooled students. Before tutoring, I had a career in intern... (read more)
...Both my PhD coursework and my dissertation are centered around the classics. I have taught classical literature, history, and philosophy for many years at both the high school and college level. I am proficient in reading and writing classical and Medieval Latin, and I have a background in Ancient Greek. (read more)
...I know the content well and can teach you effective test-taking strategies and how to tackle challenging word problems with ease. My teaching method is emphasized on conceptual learning rather than rote memorization. I would like to teach students how to think and how to be engaged in a fun mathematics world. (read more)