...My goal is to get a student to ask a question relating to 'what's next?' rather than 'what just happened?'
My professional background includes banking and software. I sold a successful business I started in 1999. In each position, I eventually evolved into a role where I trained all levels of employees in the various aspects of their work. (read more)
...In the classroom and when tutoring, I ask a lot of questions when I am helping students solve problems. This way they are more involved in the process, and I can see where they are struggling. This teaching strategy helps the student understand the process being used to solve a problem and gets them to use past math knowledge. (read more)
...I have tutored students in Mineralogy, Sedimentary Geology, Aqueous Geochemistry, Watershed Hydrology, Earth Materials, Environmental Soils, Geochemistry, Biogeochemistry, and Geomicrobiology. I have 4+ years of research experience in environmental aqueous geochemistry and soils and assisted/men... (read more)