...I taught for 42 years before retiring. I am now tutoring math and enjoy helping my students understand and appreciate mathematics. The "ah ha" moments that my students experience make tutoring so rewarding!
"Who's Who Among American Teachers" - 1998, 2002, 2003
Teacher of the Year - Dept. of ... (read more)
...Personally, I prefer a patient teaching approach, making sure students feel comfortable in a learning environment. However, I will always adapt my teaching style to you. Teaching has been a passion of mine for many years, starting in high school, where I would assist my peers in subjects such as Algebra, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, and the SAT. (read more)
...I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning do to do afterward." - Kurt Vonnegut
The relationship between the student and tutor is so important for student success. By creating an environment of acceptance, making progress becomes easier. I have taught 6-13th grade Math for 15 years... (read more)
...The biggest problem I've noticed with students who come to me for Physics is a lack of firm grasp on its very basic and fundamental concepts. Physics is not like Calculus: you can't just get by with knowing a few techniques of integration and differentiation; you really have to be well grounded ... (read more)
...While I was in college, I have tutored for two years, in Calculus I, 2, General chemistry 1, 2, and organic chemistry 1, 2. It was a very good experience and I did really enjoy it. I learned from the subjects, and as well my students whom I had tutored. (read more)