...If the student can relate to the material, or can see how it can be used in day-to-day living, I believe it inspires the student to want to learn even more. That is where the real learning begins! Not only am I knowledgeable of the material, but I can explain and demonstrate it's use in many ways. (read more)
...Many students who are struggling with math are actually struggling with their math confidence or math motivation. Unfortunately, for a number of reasons math has become this scary monster for a lot of students, rather than the fun tool that it truly is. Because of this, I not only work to help students with particular mathematical concepts but also to build their confidence in math. (read more)
...I graduated summa cum laude majoring in mathematics, classics, & middle Eastern Studies with departmental high honors in Classics. I am also available to tutor Latin, and while I have extensive experience reading Vergil and Apuleius, I am also comfortable with others. I have a Master of Science... (read more)
...In addition to using it for academics during high school and college, I was required to use a laptop running the latest version of the Windows operating system during my six year career with an IT consulting firm. As evidenced by my passing of the Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint subject te... (read more)
...Algebra provides a solid foundation for important aspects of business and life for years to come, and it prepares a person well for more advanced mathematics courses (which I teach too).
I also help with communication skills and standardized test preparation. Writing concisely and effectively i... (read more)