...My goal is to have my students understand the work they're doing on a deeper-than-surface level which will lead to long-term success in these subjects rather than success on one homework assignment. I have background in all levels of high school math and science and SAT prep as well. In my expe... (read more)
...I'm comfortable with both, what I call, reactive tutoring (guiding students through their school assigned math homework) and proactive tutoring (guiding students through a lesson which I have prepared beforehand). Approximately 65% of my tutoring sessions have been those I prepared beforehand (pr... (read more)
For my undergraduate studies, I chose to study Biology and Spanish at the University of Notre Dame. Throughout my undergraduate career, I have been fortunate to have the opportunity to tutor and guide high school and university students. I have tutored students in Chemistry, Trigonometry, Biology, and writing skills. (read more)
...I have tutored students in 21 states and a foreign country with the help of Wyzant's online tool.
** Most hours of any Des Moines area Wyzant tutor in 2017 (159 hours) **
I have a master's degree and work as a credentialed actuary (ACAS) at Chubb Insurance so I am am an expert with Excel spread... (read more)