...I also offered courses to students who were hopeful in entering nursing or medical school (TEAS, MCAT).
I never lost my passion for math and frequently took online courses. After I retired as a physician, I "embarked" on my second career in mathematics. I pride myself in getting the student enthusiastic about his work, and understanding concepts. (read more)
...Another one raised his average from an F to a 92 in three weeks. I have provided hundreds of hours of algebra tutoring to high school, college and adult students on Wyzant. My students have gone from making D's and F's in algebra to earning A's and B's. (read more)
...With word problems, I teach a step-by-step procedure of strategies, including practice "drawing" the word problem situation in a student's mind, so visually he can see what equations and operations are needed to solve it. A child's success in Algebra 2 hangs on how well s(he) understands Algebra 1 from two years before. Many students forget algebra concepts and need to relearn. (read more)
...I hold a Bachelor's of Science in Business and Public Administration, with an emphasis in Information Technology. I am hoping for a full time position, teaching math in a middle school in the area. I have substituted for the cities of Norfolk and Chesapeake for over 11 years. (read more)