...A lot of what is taught in Algebra 2, Trigonometry and Geometry are merely stepping stones to reach the higher mathematics. After graduating I took a few extra Statistics classes because I realized it was a highly applicable real life discipline. Calculus is of course also highly applicable in ... (read more)
...Knowing what a unit circle is and how to measure an angle in radians is just as important as knowing that the names of the sides of a right triangle are called opposite, adjacent and hypotenuse. And, one should be able to prove the Pythagorean Theorem, not just memorize it! I get to know each ... (read more)
...He also completed graduate coursework in Experimental Psychology at WWU. In the Department of Psychology at Western, Ryan conducted research related to specific reading disability (dyslexia).
Though Ryan has research experience in dyslexia and tutoring experience with children with reading an... (read more)
...I am interested in teaching elementary school students the basics of math, science, and reading. I have experience tutoring students in this age group since I mentored an elementary student for two years and raised a son who went on to do well in college. I have tutored junior high and high school students in these subjects in the Puyallup AVID program. (read more)
...Beause I take the time to identify how each student learns, we achieve success at a more rapid pace than is sometimes the case alone. I look forward to meeting your young student & guiding him or her to superior performance. Over the last 15 years, I've worked with both high school and college students in Pre-Calc classes. (read more)