...I'm a lifelong math-lover. I studied math at UC Santa Cruz and while I was there, I developed a knack for unsticking the stuck and knowing when it is necessary to set aside full rigor and explain by example and analogy. The areas of math I've tutored others in the most are calculus (single- or ... (read more)
...Because of this, after initially introducing the main topic, I'm always willing to go over the material as many times as necessary so that students have a solid understanding of the subject before trying problems on their own. Once they've gotten the intuition, I help guide students through prac... (read more)
I am a retired community college mathematics instructor with over 30 years of teaching experience. I have returned to teaching, and tutoring, having retired in 2006, on a part time basis. I continue to investigate additional teaching and tutoring opportunities as they seem reasonable to my areas of expertise and time constraints. (read more)
...This style of learning allows my students to comprehend the subject as a whole rather than a topic by topic basis. I typically like to assess my students' weakness and strengths early in the relationship in order to tailor the most effective tutoring agenda. This allows me to work with students... (read more)
...While there, I tutored professors, grad students, and undergrads in math, advanced statistics, experimental design, and data analysis. I have also successfully tutored many high school students (though I prefer not to tutor students below high school level).
I have worked for both Kaplan and Mc... (read more)