...I have also helped students prepare for standardized exams such as SAT and SHSAT. I teach students general problem solving techniques which enable them to generate new ideas and solve more problems on their own. As for programming and computer science, I specialize in teaching people the craft of good software design and "how to think like a programmer". (read more)
...I have taught high school AP Calculus AB for the last 5 years. In addition to teaching high school calculus, I have tutored students for the AP Calculus exam and the students each received a 5. With hard work and extra help, many students have the ability to not only pass the AP exam but can do extremely well - even get a high qualifying score of a 5! (read more)
...With this experience I already know the types of problems the teacher wants the students to understand and have well-crafted explanations for each one of them. I also am very aware of the necessary skills the student is expected to have when solving a problem. If I feel that there might be a ga... (read more)
...I will even show you simple tricks for doing word problems (which you probably think is not possible).
I can teach, inter alia: limits, derivatives, differentials, related rates, integrals, antiderivatives, calculating area, volume (shell method, cylinder method, etc.).
As one former student sa... (read more)
I finished my bachelor's with a degree in accounting/economics and moved to the east coast for graduate school in Boston. I made the switch to engineering, having completed my MS in Mechanical Engineering at Boston University. I currently live and work in Long Island, working as an engineer in the natural gas division of National Grid. (read more)