...After that, I worked for 35 years doing economic research and software development -- fields in which logic and math are used every day. Calculus can be a difficult subject, because it requires a degree of abstraction that most students have not seen before. It introduces concepts involving continuous change rather than equations and shapes that remain static. (read more)
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I graduated from UCLA with a Bachelor's in Neuroscience in 2011 and from Harvard University with a Master's in Neuroscience in 2018. I am now exploring the intersection of neuroscience, genetics, and statistics in my work at an academic biology lab at Harvard. (read more)
...I have also been assisting high school classes in precalculus and AP calculus. I am a retired physician. I decided to tutor after my retirement because I enjoy working with students of all ages, and I love exploring these subjects myself. (read more)
...Tutoring math has allowed me to capitalize on those opportunities and working with students has provided a new level of professional satisfaction. My son had a math tutor through Wyzant for Algebra many years ago and I was impressed with her ability to connect with my son and give him the one-on... (read more)
...I strive in my own work for deep conceptual understanding. As Richard Feynman said, if you can't explain it in plain English, you don't understand it. I can help impart the deep understanding that will allow you to do well on exams, not just homework. (read more)