...For those students I attempt to go out of my way to give real life examples of how they would use a particular mathematical principle either in their own lives or how the principle is applied and effects them in more of an indirect way. My hope is that by doing so they will be able to appreciate... (read more)
8 Subjects: includingGeometry,Algebra 1,Algebra 2,Elementary Math
...At this center, we specialized in teaching different methods for the same basic math skills. For all age groups, I encouraged enjoyment in the learning process. I was able to incorporate games and conversation into the lessons that made the material much more interesting and easier to interact with. (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)
...Therefore, I am taking the time now to continue to improve my teaching/tutoring skills and fully develop my teaching methods. Speaking of teaching methods, my style is fully student-centered. In the first few sessions, I will get an idea of a student's learning pace and tailor the remaining lessons to their tempo. (read more)