...I have a thorough understanding of the concepts needed to succeed in a calculus curriculum. My major (Aerospace Engineering) requires a large amount of programming. We were introduced to FORTRAN freshman year as it is a very efficient language and still used on operational legacy satellites and sparsely in modern industry. (read more)
...Everyone is so busy these days, I understand that conflicts do come up, however, I require a 24 hour notice for cancellation. With almost 20 years of teaching, I feel like I know what topics will give students trouble and how to help them navigate through the material with success and more confi... (read more)
...There are so many new terms and formulas and word problems... but what do they all mean? That's where I come in! Whether you feel totally lost or just need a little extra help, I would love to show you much sense math makes when you hear it in language you can understand. (read more)
...I have a Bachelor's of Science from California Institute of Technology (CIT), an incredibly challenging university. My teaching style is one of:
* LISTENING to see what your student is doing; to learn how he or she thinks.
* ENCOURAGING students to push a little farther; to show them what they... (read more)
...I met with her 4-8 hours a week for the rest of the semester and she ended up getting an A- at the end of the semester. A student that I tutored in calculus came to me a few weeks into the semester after learning she was getting a C at that point. I met with her about 1-2 hours a week and she got an A in the class at the end of the semester. (read more)