...My oldest just graduated from high school with honors, and my younger child has progressed through the first seven years of grade school achieving nothing less than an 'A.'
Their success is not entirely attributable to me. However, I believe that a solid supplemental, at-home routine where we w... (read more)
...I feel it is important for students to understand the reasoning that goes into the steps used to solve a problem as it it is to just do the steps because that is the method that needs to be used.I have taught Algebra 1 (Math 1 and 2) for for over 10 years. This includes basic Algebra 1 classes a... (read more)
...I would love to end up teaching high school one day. I got into math because I believe that the education system in Illinois needs to be fixed and am amazed on how some people don't know simple math. I am using my math abilities to help the general population and slowly start to improve our illiteracy. (read more)
...I have tutored students in Mineralogy, Sedimentary Geology, Aqueous Geochemistry, Watershed Hydrology, Earth Materials, Environmental Soils, Geochemistry, Biogeochemistry, and Geomicrobiology. I have 4+ years of research experience in environmental aqueous geochemistry and soils and assisted/men... (read more)