...Learn as if you were to live forever.” - Mahatma Gandhi
"If you think education is expensive, try ignorance" -Andy McIntyre or Derek Bok
“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.” - Margaret Mead
"Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army"
-Edward Everet... (read more)
...Every student is unique, but there's a good chance that I've helped students in the past with difficulties that are similar to yours. At MIT, I was a member of the biotechnology center as a graduate student. I also completed all the coursework required for a cell biology minor during my graduate schoolwork at MIT. (read more)
...At the same time, I tutored reading and math at several elementary schools in Harlem. I also have experience teaching ESL, Hebrew, and French. As someone with a natural affinity for the arts, I know what it's like to need clear and sometimes creative instruction in math and science, which is wh... (read more)
...That was in the 1990s, and I taught language arts at the eighth grade level. The highlight of each year was when I had my classes compete in poetry slams. Since 2000, I have been a learning skills tutor in a private high school, and since 2006 an adjunct college writing instructor. (read more)