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I got a BS in Mathematics from the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology in 1991. After teaching high school for three years in El Paso, Texas, and teaching middle school math in Belen, New Mexico, I returned to New Mexico Tech to obtain my Master's Degree in Mathematics. I taught at the Valencia branch college of the University of New Mexico for approximately five years. (read more)
I have a Ph.D. in Chemistry. I am an experienced tutor in tutoring General, AP, and Honors Chemistry courses at the High School level and teaching many college-level Chemistry courses (freshman to graduate level).
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