...While I was formally trained in a teacher education program in college, I've become an expert in my field over the past decade by practicing my trade, attending conferences, workshops, mentoring fellow teachers, and learning what works and what doesn't from my students every day! I have taught a... (read more)
I have always enjoyed math and have dedicated he majority of my academic career to studying math and statistics. While I enjoy this subject, I know not all share this feeling and that it can be a very frustrating subject at times. My strategy as a tutor is to help students understand the "why" behind each concept and not just rely on memorization. (read more)
...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)
...I have also tutored students to bring their reading skills up to grade level. While at Johns Hopkins as an undergraduate I worked as a Study Consultant for the Office of Academic Advising. I helped students develop organizational, time management and study skills. (read more)
I am a full time Assistant Professor of Mathematics and have prior experience teaching middle and high school students. I am very patient, thorough, clear and passionate.
I love teaching Algebra and SAT math, but will gladly teach any subject the student needs.
7 Subjects: includingAlgebra 2,Algebra 1,Trigonometry,SAT Math