...Many students over the years have told me that they hated geometry until I showed them how it was actually useful and logical. Most students find this class difficult because they have been taught to memorize equations when physics requires intimate understanding of how to apply math. My approach focuses on understanding the concepts, then learning how to apply the math from there. (read more)
...Within our limited time, I will do my best to show you why you are learning a given topic and how we know it's true. I believe this is the best way to truly understand a topic.I’ve tutored algebra 1 for years and have used the material on an almost daily basis as part of my work as a physicist. ... (read more)
...I have tutored students who pass my name on to others knowing that I can help their friends as well. I not only know the math, I can teach it so students understand. I also enjoy connecting to my students likes and interests. (read more)
...I ask for 24 hours notice of a cancellation. I am responsive, punctual, and professional - and sometimes funny (if you appreciate math humor!).
I love tutoring because I love this stuff. And sharing it with my students, helping you find those "Eureka!" moments that bring you success in your class work and exam preparation, is a special kind of reward, all on its own. (read more)