My name is Sarah. I'm currently an honors student in my Junior year of college where I peer tutor fellow classmates in Writing and Music Theory. Prior to attending college, I attended a selective private high school where I received a scholarship for having the highest score on the entrance exam and a second scholarship my Junior year for my writing abilities. (read more)
...We are trained from the beginning in recognizing and solving differential equations which vary from linear and homogeneous to partial differential equations. I am schooled in finding exact, approximate and series solutions to most forms of differential equations. Most of what I know about linea... (read more)
...Higher-order thinking is a very valuable skill in today's workforce, and its development and cultivation in my students is central to my instructional methods. I incessantly preach, "If you have to memorize something, then you do not understand it sufficiently."
As a professional writer with ov... (read more)
...During the session that follows an independent study, I review only the problems with which the student had difficulty. Our time is thus used most efficiently. Moreover, during these sessions, in the context of reviewing these difficult problems, I also introduce test-taking strategies. (read more)
...I took algebra beginning in 5th grade and scored an 800 on the math section of my SAT and 790 on the similar section of the GRE. Algebra provides a solid foundation for important aspects of business and life for years to come, and it prepares a person well for more advanced mathematics courses (... (read more)