...I am currently pursuing a PhD in math at UC Boulder. I taught linear algebra as an adjunct while at Hunter college. I have been tutoring towards the common core curriculum since it came out. (read more)
...I tutored math 030 - 099 (entry level maths) at Arapahoe Community College for 2 semesters and now I tutor students with learning challenges at DU. I tend to approach math with a real - world perspective, interpreting problems and equations in terms of how they communicate an observable principl... (read more)
...While in college, I completed two 10-week internships with NASA at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and also was on the MER (Mars Exploration Rover) team (remember Spirit and Opportunity?).
I very much like to read. I ask all my friends/colleagues/relatives what their favorite books are, then r... (read more)
...I worked with various students that had many different special needs for four years as a Special Education teacher. My students' skills and necessary supports ranged from students with Aspergers that were in advanced Math classes but had a third grade reading level, to students that were in Midd... (read more)
...It's amazing to me that there is so much math related to the simple, humble triangle, but there is! The key to success in Trig is to realize that you need to think in "layers" (as many as 5 or 6 layers), and each layer must be mastered. Mastery comes from a solid understanding matched with lots of practice. (read more)