...I am equally focusing on the student's handling of ordinary numbers when it comes to adding, subtracting, etc. This is important because part of my tutoring of this subject is to instill a "feeling" of numbers and how they work. When this becomes comfortable with the student, then "letters" become as natural a 1,2 and 3. (read more)
...I took Honors Pre-Algebra in 7th grade. The experience lead to my passion for mathematics. My confidence in this subject inspired me to branch out and by my junior and senior year of high school all my classes were either honors or AP. (read more)
12 Subjects: includingPrecalculus,Geometry,Algebra 1,ACT Math
...In fact, in 2011, as a WyzAnt tutor I tutored a college student who was attending Mount San Antonio College in Southern California and helped her not only ace her tests but also, as a result, to qualify for a $10,000.00 grant that helped fund the remainder of her education. Her family was so ple... (read more)
...The high scores are greater than three times the national average. What makes this even more impressive is that I only saw my students an average of 2.5 times per week (2 days one week, 3 days the next, alternating).
I was trained as a Classicist, a Chemist, and a Mathematician. I have enjoyed... (read more)
...I received a bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering from MIT. I come from 2 generations of chemists, so passing on the knowledge is something which comes naturally and brings me great pleasure. I have tutored the subject from the intro to the AP level for over a decade. (read more)