I have been helping my fellow students informally since the start of high school. After graduating from MIT I feel like I can continue to assist others with a desire to learn and excel. I understand that some, if not many, students benefit greatly from a more one-on-one learning approach and I loo... (read more)
...I have been tutoring for over 15 years at all levels of physics (and mathematics).
Since every student is different, I try to “customize” my approach to meet the individual needs of the student. I think it is important to spend a lot of the sessions working with students to help them develop strategies for solving problems. At the same time, if needed, we discuss the theory that is required. (read more)
My formal education includes a Ph.D. in applied math/physics. My career and experience as a scientist, engineer, and educator (college professor and tutor) extends over 20 and has enabled me to take a pragmatic and holistic approach to the study of math. My teaching philosophy emphasizes critical ... (read more)
...One thing I take pride in is my ability to understand and connect to each student and to find out why they are struggling with their classes. I will make sure they have a strong foundation and understanding so they can keep the lessons I provide them with for the rest of their education. I work well with all ages! (read more)
Algebra 1/2, Trig, Geometry, Pre-Calc, Stats, Earth Science, Biology, Chem, Physics, English, Literature, History, Social Studies, etc. If you don't see your subject here, just ask! Some Student Successes: 350+ points score improvement on the SAT, several 800s on the SAT and ... (read more)