...Probability is an essential mathematical tool to have in the bag for a statistician. More important, I did not only have to learn it, but also I needed to use it and still do. I can help students master the basic notions of probability, but I can also (and I have done so) work with college stud... (read more)
...I enjoy helping others out and seeing them get to the "Aha moment!" I believe that students should balance a mix of understanding and practicing/memorizing mathematics. This balance helps most students to quickly improve while not feeling bogged down with "useless" formulas. My preferred subje... (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 have experience tutoring students from elementary to adults. With standardized testing, test-taking skills are sometimes more important than the content. Being able to understand how tests try to trick you could be the difference between passing and failing. (read more)
...I am never satisfied with what I know and almost often have a book with me to learn new and exciting things. I won the Teaching Assistant of the Year award my first year teaching and have only gotten better since. I won't make any silly claims that you'll ace every test with working with me or will definitely get an A. (read more)