...I genuinely believe that teachers have a unique opportunity to transform the lives of others, and I agree with William Butler Yeats, who said, "Education is not the filling up of a pail, but the lighting of a fire."
My students and their families have described me as "Positive" and "Inspiring"... (read more)
...For example, I have tutored as a senior officer of my school's National Honor Society, the largest in the nation. Furthermore, I am the Vice President of my school's Math Honor Society where I have tutored many students in math. I love tutoring because I believe education is very important and I enjoy helping others. (read more)
...Linear algebra is an extension of discrete math, algebra, and has parts of differential equations in it. The best part of linear algebra is its use in both computer science and in business optimization problems. I have tutored linear algebra for 8 years, but more interestingly it is the one subject that I have used in other works as well. (read more)
...I took the ASVAB during my senior year and got one of the highest scores of my class with an overall score of 94. This is one of the reasons why I was able to get a good job once I joined the Marine Corps. My experience taking the exam would be valuable in helping those in need. (read more)
...I taught high school students in Malawi in an English Immersion program. All of their classes were taught in English, including the science classes I taught. After classes, I helped students one-on-one with their speaking and writing skills to improve their papers that were written in English. (read more)