...For five years, I was the teacher of an elementary "special day class." During this time, I worked with a variety of students with learning challenges such as autism, emotional disturbance, traumatic brain injury, intellectual disability, ADHD, and SLD. I have also taught students with physical disabilities. Currently, I am working with several students who have special needs. (read more)
...At the college level, I tutor scientific writing, statistics, immunology, microbiology, molecular/cellular biology, and biochemistry. I also prepare students for the GRE and MCAT. At the graduate school level, I tutor students in scientific writing, research design, and data analysis and presentation. (read more)
...My tutoring style is relationship-based. I strive to get to know students and tailor a tutoring program specifically for them. The tutoring environment I create is a space where students can feel relaxed, challenged, and free to make mistakes (dare I say have fun?).
In the past two years, I've focused on ACT and SAT test prep. (read more)
...I have taught elementary school and junior high school students English as a second language in Japan, so I am familiar with breaking down concepts so they are easy to understand. I am getting certified to teach chemistry in the US, having passed my chemistry Praxis exam as well. I believe I am... (read more)
...AlexI first took Algebra 2 in 10th grade. Algebra is the foundation for all other math, and I continued to discover more about it all the way into college and as a classroom teacher in Namibia. This is a subject in which practice really does make perfect. (read more)