My primary goal is to develop a solid math foundation in my students. They become more confident and it results in grade improvement. The increased confidence level allows my students to take advanced level courses. (read more)
I graduated from SUNY New Paltz with a degree in secondary education for mathematics. I have taken several upper level math courses that include: Calculus 1-3, Introduction to Proofs, Axiomatic Geometry, Precalculus, Algebra 1-2, Trigonometry, Geometry, linear algebra, abstract algebra,... (read more)
Bob R. holds a B.A. in English & Comparative Literature from Columbia University and an Associates Degree in Applied Science from the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry. He has served as executive director of several non-profit social service and environmental organizations. He has also been a forest technician in the western and northeastern U.S. (read more)
...I have taught many different courses including: Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Integrated Math II and III, Trigonometry, Probability and Statistics, Precalculus, Calculus, SAT Prep Math as well as Physics (both algebra-based and calculus-based).
I've never had a student who wasn't willing and... (read more)
...I work with the strong belief that everyone can learn Math once they are met EXACTLY where they are. My approach is student-centered. I'm able to assess the cause of the blockage, determine the exact need of the student, and create the perfect experience for them to learn. (read more)