...I'm an outstanding math tutor because of my extensive experience and constant immersion in the field. I've never left mathematics, so everything is as fresh to me as it soon will be to you! I am a very patient person- I have no problem going over explanations multiple times, or helping students slowly work through a topic until they completely understand. (read more)
...Calculus (course required for graduation): Metro student earned a "B" in Business Calculus (June-Aug prep before course start, Sep-Dec 2015). Lesson learned: It's wise to begin preparing for a Calculus course before the course starts, Calculus takes time to absorb.
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...Many students are surprised that they can actually have fun with their math tutor! I focus on hitting the problem areas during our time together, and expect the student to do some study on their own, that way our time together is much more effective. If a student can come to me with specific problems, it's that much easier for me to give them specific guidance. (read more)
...This gives me the confidence to show the importance of math and physics to my students, and help them to learn and apply that into their real life. Besides the math and physics, I learn computer programming in graduate school. I am expert in computer programming with Visual Basic, and I know how to use it in Microsoft Excel as Macros. (read more)
...On my last assignment before retirement, I designed a macro-enhanced spreadsheet to automate the conversion of requirements documents into compliance checkoff lists. I teach Pre-Calculus at the University of Phoenix. I am also licensed to teach the subject in New Jersey High Schools. (read more)