From the 6 months I spent working at Mathnasium and the 1+ year I've spent freelancing, I have learned that utilizing a combination of teaching methods and tools to cater to the learning style of each student is the best way to maximize my effectiveness as a tutor. With a STEM background, a Bachelo... (read more)
...I’m very organized, prompt, reliable and friendly. It doesn’t matter if you are a student who is struggling with basic algebra or if you need help with more advanced topics in geometry, trigonometry, statistics, calculus I or calculus II. I *love* private instruction and am ready to help!This is one of my strongest areas. (read more)
...From the perspective of philosophy, mathematics is "applied Logic" and so it is not unreasonable to suggest that I have a great deal of Logic background (proof writing in particular).
When tutoring Logic I make a particular effort to discuss how the techniques are relevant to daily life, and how... (read more)
I graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in Chemistry from Saint Martin's University. I have worked as a chemist in the private sector and as a financial and budget analyst in the public sector, but have been at home most recently raising my children. I have taught mostly younger kids -- mine and others -- pre-algebra, algebra, and geometry for three years. (read more)
With my teaching experience of all levels of high school mathematics and the appropriate use of technology, I will do everything to find a way to help you learn mathematics. I can not promise a quick fix, but I will not stop working if you make the effort.
-Bill (read more)