...He was passionate, funny, and drew much of his teaching lessons from his experience in the field of banking prior to becoming a teacher. I believe in order to keep students engaged in math you need to be passionate about it yourself or else they likely won't follow your lead. While some math st... (read more)
8 Subjects: includingAlgebra 2,Geometry,Algebra 1,Elementary Math
...Starting middle school I was placed in the accelerated program and ever since then I have been going up from there and am now majoring in a Math related major. I took both the SAT and ACT exams and did pretty good in both of them 800/800 and 32/36 respectively. I have also taught these sections in various other tutoring locations. (read more)
...During my time as an undergraduate, I helped students from an elementary to college level understand interesting physics and math concepts through educational outreach programs. Currently, as a teaching assistant, I help introduce the field of physics to undergraduate students. Generally, I will first ask the student to complete an assignment. (read more)
...I have tutored students in 21 states and a foreign country with the help of Wyzant's online tool.
** Most hours of any Des Moines area Wyzant tutor in 2017 (159 hours) **
I have a master's degree and work as a credentialed actuary (ACAS) at Chubb Insurance so I am am an expert with Excel spread... (read more)