...He clarified many things in lecture that the lecture was not clear about. I would highly recommend Chu as a T.A. in the future."
"Karsten for president"I somehow made it to Ph.D level in physics...I think I get it? In all seriousness, I have a firm background in what it takes to become rock-solid in elementary mathematics. (read more)
I am a Second Year Masters Student at Penn studying Materials Science and Engineering. I graduated with Departmental Honors in Chemistry from UT Austin. I have tutored on Wyzant's platform since 2014, taught an after school science program to middle school students in Austin, and worked at a tutoring center in 12th grade. (read more)
...It upsets me when I hear students say, 'I'm just not good in math!' Comments like that typically mean that a math teacher along the way wasn't able to present the material in a way that made sense to the student. I've never met a student who didn't understand once we as a team figured out how t... (read more)
...Because I love math so much, I have been able to use my dedication and strong interest to teach myself math material on my own that I have not learned in courses so that I am able to teach it back to a tutee. I can assure that I am proficient in those math subjects I have taught myself enough to... (read more)
...I currently work as an engineer and feel pretty comfortable explaining problems as well as solving them. My tutoring and teaching style has changed over the years. In the past, I used to implement a more hands on approach for the tuttee. (I would guide the student as we solve problems together.... (read more)