...My hobbies include making music (I sing and play the pipe organ), trail running, rock climbing, and playing Scrabble! I find that as I am very much a beginner in these activities that my experience as a learner/student offers me insight into the learning process, and can also help me connect wit... (read more)
...It is because of my interest in how people best learn that I have taught at different elite programs around San Diego such as at the Bishop's School or at Art of Problem Solving. Even when students struggle with a concept, I am always able to find a way to get them to see that concept in a new l... (read more)
Hi, my name is Fred. I have taught and tutored math in both high school, Grossmont College and Southwestern College, (where I am currently teaching statistic courses) for over 19 years. I am certified to teach all levels of math in high school and have a Master's in Statistics/Biostatistics at SDSU. (read more)
...I ended up with a 97% in my math 116 class, pretty awesome considering I got an F last time."
Jillian: "If I hadn't had you, I definitely would not have passed! I wish that you could have tutored me from the start! I feel like that we’ll be spending lots of time together though when I'm takin... (read more)
...I enjoy the challenge of "getting all their ducks in the row" so to speak, so that they can then proceed to glide through the concepts rather than stumble and get frustrated. Geometry is a breeze for some students and a headache for others. Just because you did great in algebra, does not at all guarantee that will do well in geometry. (read more)