...My second goal is to help students build confidence in their abilities. Even if a student is not a "math person", for instance, I try to help them find ways to succeed in the classroom and apply the topics to their own interests. To accomplish these goals, I try to personalize every lesson and session to the specific needs of each student. (read more)
...I hold BA and MS degrees in biology from New York University, and hold Science Education Certification from the City College of New York, along with a NYS Certificate in Biological and General Sciences, Grades 7-12. I have a minor in chemistry from NYU. I received a 100 on the Regents exam in high school, and I have previous experience teaching and tutoring the content matter. (read more)
...I am also proficient in Java and Mathematica. I took AP Computer Science AB in high school and received a 5. I am proficient in basic computer science skills along with data structures (trees, heaps, sorting algorithms, structures, objects, maps, etc.).
I competed and placed 4th nationally at... (read more)