...This enables me to prepare accordingly and maximize the time I have with the student during the session. You will find that I am easy to get a hold of and I strive for excellent customer service in terms of attitude and response. In addition to tutoring, I'm a homeschooling dad and have ongoing one-on-one experience with three kids (years 13, 10, and 8) helping them in their schoolwork. (read more)
8 Subjects: includingAlgebra 1,Algebra 2,Geometry,Elementary Math
...I have tutored students in Chemistry, Trigonometry, Biology, and writing skills. All of my students have showcased significant improvement in their respective subject areas. My most effective strategy has been my ability to break down seemingly complex topics into steps and terms that are better and more easily understood. (read more)
...My approach when tutoring is to find a perspective that makes the most sense to the student. I like to use examples, draw "pictures," and make analogies to help a student understand a concept from a place they already understand. I have found that a person cannot understand in specific detail w... (read more)
...I have tutored students in 21 states and a foreign country with the help of Wyzant's online tool.
** Most hours of any Des Moines area Wyzant tutor in 2017 (159 hours) **
I have a master's degree and work as a credentialed actuary (ACAS) at Chubb Insurance so I am am an expert with Excel spread... (read more)