...I am very patient and flexible and apply different teaching methods to find which works best for each student. I enjoy tutoring because it gives me the opportunity to use my skills to improve students' grades and give them the confidence to succeed. To me, developing study skills to be used in all subjects is just as important as learning the material. (read more)
...It upsets me when I hear students say, 'I'm just not good in math!' Comments like that typically mean that a math teacher along the way wasn't able to present the material in a way that made sense to the student. I've never met a student who didn't understand once we as a team figured out how t... (read more)
...I don't believe tutoring is just for students who are having difficulty in a subject. Undoubtedly, if a student is having a tough time keeping pace in a classroom, the one on one attention a tutoring session can provide is invaluable. It can afford the student an opportunity to ask questions they might be too shy or embarrassed to ask in front of all their peers. (read more)
...Since every student is unique, so are their studying habits. Outlines and practice problems are a fundamental part of my tutoring technique it allows me to review the material that I will teach so that any questions in the future can be answered effectively. I am always available to my students for help by phone or email regardless of whether or not a session is set up. (read more)
I am a full time Assistant Professor of Mathematics and have prior experience teaching middle and high school students. I am very patient, thorough, clear and passionate.
I love teaching Algebra and SAT math, but will gladly teach any subject the student needs.