...Though I am hardworking and diligent in my efforts to help the understanding process, I am also patient and good-humored, as learning is less frustrating if one is in a good mood. I can tutor in English, Spanish and German.My PhD is in elementary particle physics, and I have extensive learning a... (read more)
...Sigh, I have been having the worst eye allergies lately. But good allergies.At my last job, I single-handedly taught their ACT Science classes and made sense out of it for everyone (I hope).
It was extremely difficult to teach this class since everyone hated it. They still hated it after taking my classes BUT they knew what was expected, how to perform better, and to finish more confidently. (read more)
...Whenever possible, I make real-world applications to more deeply teach the subject. Algebra 2/Math 3 is more challenging than Algebra 1/Math 1 and follows Geometry/Math 2 so in order to receive a top grade in the class, I always tell my students to spend twice as much time on their studies and t... (read more)
...Additionally, in two academic research labs, I've utilized biochemical assays, so I have hands-on experience with problem solving in ways that are, perhaps, less traditional within a classroom setting. Given my extensive tutoring experience, I'm well aware of common pitfalls and knowledge gaps i... (read more)
...Recently, I established my own ACT workshop at my local high school, where I developed a unique curriculum that drew upon my personal experiences from testing and tutoring over the past five years. During my time teaching, I maintained a 96% improvement rate for over 100 students, with an averag... (read more)