...I will typically start by giving a brief introductory explanation of the subject, and ask the student about any initial questions. I find this to be a useful tool to weed out some early misconceptions about the material and to find the interests the student has in the subject. I will then teach... (read more)
...While my professional interests lie in chemical research, particularly the engineering of polymers, I find teaching to be a very rewarding hobby. I scored well in Algebra, when I took it in grade school, and it has been an integral part of my skill-set ever since. I use it frequently as a chemist, and even use it in some of my hobbies. (read more)
...I believe that seeing the diversity of student's learning is a great benefit to my future as an educator.Middle School math education degree.
substitute teacher. I have a math bachelor's degree and am a math teacher. I was two years as a tutor at HACC, including Algebra 2. (read more)
...In addition to being state certified in both middle school and high school mathematics, I possess a broad knowledge of reading and writing techniques. English is one of my favorite subjects, and I am an aficionado of grammar, spelling, and punctuation rules. In addition, I am an excellent test-taker, and can teach the necessary test-taking skills for navigating the PSAT. (read more)