...From the perspective of philosophy, mathematics is "applied Logic" and so it is not unreasonable to suggest that I have a great deal of Logic background (proof writing in particular).
When tutoring Logic I make a particular effort to discuss how the techniques are relevant to daily life, and how... (read more)
...I was given a challenge I never expected, an opportunity to learn about healthcare from the other side of the chart. But more importantly I was given the crash course in acceptance and gratitude, humility. My body cannot do many things that it once could but I can share what I've learned with patience and humility. (read more)
...I work with students of all ages. I have a Master's in Science from the University of Hawaii at Hilo. I am extremely active in my daughters' (ages 4 and 9) schooling and volunteer regularly. (read more)
...I worked for 5 years at a low performing school and raised my students scores 24%. I have taught in diverse classes. I am very patient. I have had to teach to the Common Core standards for 5 years. (read more)
...It is only through trust and a willingness to share that learning and progress develop between a teacher and a student. My tutoring methods stem from a methodology that emphasizes trust, organization, frequent monitoring for understanding, and assessment. It is important that the tutor provides students with feedback and encourages them to do well. (read more)