...I get a real "kick" out of watching a student's grades and test results improve, but what I stress with my tutees is comfort and comprehension - first, I work to build a genuine, as-stress-free-as-possible, understanding of the material, and then to translate that understanding into excellent sco... (read more)
...I graduated from the Carol Martin Garton Academy in 2012, and earned my Bachelors in Math at the University of Kentucky in 2015. I took a year long break after undergraduate, then earned my Masters in Education at the University of Louisville in 2018. I was a high school teacher for three years before switching over to the actuarial profession. (read more)
...My teaching method is drawn from my father who was a community college professor for 30 years. He was passionate, funny, and drew much of his teaching lessons from his experience in the field of banking prior to becoming a teacher. I believe in order to keep students engaged in math you need to be passionate about it yourself or else they likely won't follow your lead. (read more)
8 Subjects: includingAlgebra 2,Geometry,Algebra 1,Elementary Math
...My best ACT Science Score is 35. I have experience at the college level in all the hard sciences. I have a Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering from Iowa State University, where I specialized in Integrated circuit design and digital signal processing. (read more)
...You can save picture files of the whiteboard afterwards. 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)... (read more)