...Teaching a foreign language, in my opinion, has to be as much fun as possible. This does not mean that one can make the grammar part pure enjoyment, but the teaching should not become a pure sequence of chores either. Interspersing conversation and grammar is my favorite approach. (read more)
...I specialize in reading and writing skills. As a history and literature major, I have spent a great deal of time honing expository writing skills, as well as basic reading comprehension, proofreading, literary analysis, close reading, and creative writing. I am generally available 9am-8pm M-F and by arrangement on weekends. (read more)
...What makes this even more impressive is that I only saw my students an average of 2.5 times per week (2 days one week, 3 days the next, alternating).
I was trained as a Classicist, a Chemist, and a Mathematician. I have enjoyed tremendous success as a teacher and tutor of Mathematics, Science a... (read more)
...My university education included the Hamiltonian formulation of Classical Mechanics, the Maxwell Field Equations description of Electromagnetism, and non-Relativistic Quantum Mechanics. However, most of the tutoring sought after by students in this subject will not require such involved mathemat... (read more)
...As to physics - my Bachelor's degree is in physics, and I received a 750 on the Physics GRE. I received a 5 on the AP Physics test, way back when. As Earnest Rutherford said, all science is either physics or stamp collecting - I was drawn to the subject because it is uniquely able to speak about the nature and behavior of the world in a rigorously numerical, predictable sense. (read more)