...In the last several years, I have been a classroom teacher of middle- and high- school mathematics (3 years), as well as a private tutor (5 years); my subjects included pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, pre-calculus, and trigonometry. One of my high school students was completely math-phobic, but ... (read more)
Currently I work for Success Chess School, Bay Area Chess, Kings and Rooks and Star Rooks and I still have time to take more students, I have been member of the United States Chess Federation (USCF) for more than 30 years and I am a Certified Chess Coach by the USCF, I have more than 10 years playin... (read more)
...But after a session or two, each one knows what they are doing, why they are doing it, and how to do it; it all makes sense. By the end of our time together, the most frequent comment I get is, "Wow, statistics is really easy."
As my student feedback shows, I am very good at finding and filling... (read more)
...I will check for understanding as I explain these smaller parts. I will then ask students to explain back the lesson to me. If they are able to do so, then I will have the student do a similar problem with different numbers. (read more)
...Mathematics is a language. I know this language pretty good and having a PhD in engineering major makes me excellent at all subjects in math. Chemical engineering is my major and I have been in engineering school studying it for 12 years. (read more)