...It upsets me when I hear students say, 'I'm just not good in math!' Comments like that typically mean that a math teacher along the way wasn't able to present the material in a way that made sense to the student. I've never met a student who didn't understand once we as a team figured out how t... (read more)
...Before starting UPchieve, I worked in Equity Derivatives Structuring at J.P. Morgan (on the trading floor).
While I was in college, I worked as a private tutor and at the tutoring centers on my college campuses (University of Pennsylvania, and before that Montgomery County Community College, or... (read more)
...As a mathematics instructor, I noted that most students got their first introduction to mathematical thinking in Geometry class. During my second career as an aerospace engineer, I used Geometry to solve problems in Navigation and Guidance. I have a master's degree in mathematics. (read more)
...I bring practice problems and worksheets to every lesson as well, so that you can practice the material after tutoring hours. For more advanced subjects such as Differential Equations, I also use literature references to ensure the quality of my instruction. Of course, I will adjust my tutoring style to your target goals and needs so that you can get the most out of your lessons. (read more)