...Together, we work efficiently (and enjoyably!) to a thorough understanding of derivatives, integrals, and their many variations and applications. I take great pride in seeing my students succeed, and I do it with as much wit and camaraderie as possible - I just think Calculus is the best, and re... (read more)
...I have taught at the elementary level, middle school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1) and high school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, and Geometry).
I enjoy working with students and I really enjoy seeing a student grasp a concept that was previously unknown or difficult for them. I specialize in ... (read more)
...I hold BA degrees in both Physics and Philosophy from Grinnell College, completed my graduate coursework in the Philosophy of Religion at McMaster University, have authored solutions manuals for Differential Equations textbooks, edited published academic work and literary journals, and been nomin... (read more)
...Of all the fascinating features of the English language, grammar is my favorite. I've always had a knack for it; for some reason, I was just able to grasp how a sentence or word is supposed to sound that I couldn't even imagine it any other way. The way grammatically correct sentences gracefull... (read more)
...And finally, when I studied at Stanford University for graduate work I taught undergraduate classes in chemical engineering. After graduate school I worked in the semiconductor industry and then retired to raise my three daughters. Now that I have more free time I decided to get back into tutoring and working with students. (read more)