I recently graduated with a PhD in Wildlife Sciences from Texas A&M University-Kingsville and now work as a full-time staff member in the University of New Mexico's Biology Department. Prior to beginning work on my doctorate I worked as a full-time tutor for a highly-regarded private tutoring compa... (read more)
...In Organic Chemistry I, we covered "functional groups, nomenclature, resonance, inductive and steric effects, stereochemistry, carbonyl chemistry", and the overall "nature of organic reactions". The laboratory focused on the "microscale of synthetic techniques, gas chromatography, and infrared a... (read more)
...After retiring, I have tutored in my home - mostly algebra. I use the inquiry method by leading the student to solutions on their own by asking questions to draw upon the student's knowledge. I also use lots of examples. (read more)
I have a Ph.D. in Chemistry. I am an experienced tutor in tutoring General, AP, and Honors Chemistry courses at the High School level and teaching many college-level Chemistry courses (freshman to graduate level).
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I have a Master's Degree in Cultural Anthropology and have tutored students from grades 3-6 for the past five years. Writing and all the skills related to writing is a focus. Additionally, History, critical reading skills, grammar, spelling, helping students to find main ideas in reading assignments are a few of the skills that many students require guidance with. (read more)