...My techniques are heavily customized to each individual student's needs, but focus on combining conceptual understanding with technical fluency. I have spent two years as a full-time math teacher at a private middle/high school, in addition to serving as an assistant coach for the school's math team. Prior to that, I served as Lawrence University's head tutor for quantitative reasoning. (read more)
...I do request that if a student, or student's parent, desires for me to guide the student through their school assigned math homework, it is most helpful for me to have the teacher's assignment prior to my tutoring session so that I can review beforehand. This enables me to prepare accordingly an... (read more)
8 Subjects: includingTrigonometry,Geometry,Algebra 2,Elementary Math
...I am a Math and Science tutor with over 5 years of experience in tutoring students of various levels. I enable basic understanding of the concepts while enhancing problem solving skills. In the process I enable students to jot down the main concepts and apply these concepts in various mechanisms to solve analytical problems. (read more)
...You can save picture files of the whiteboard afterwards. 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)... (read more)