...For example, I insist for using the calculator as little as possible, if an answer is given as 5/8, say, and a student worked with the calculator to find 0.625, then she is forced to check that 5/8 is indeed 0.625. This is even more important if radicals are involved.
- Finally, I like for stud... (read more)
...In Precalculus, the student typically needs to know everything about trigonometry ( She loves teaching trigonometry). Trig can be hard for some students, but she explains the concepts in a simple way and demonstrates the Unit Circle. Many teachers don't explain in detail how the Unit Circle wo... (read more)
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I have long been passionate and enthusiastic about teaching math & chemistry. What I love to teach the most is providing life-long understanding of concepts (with fun facts on life applications) and not simply pure memorizations. I do emphasize the importance of building a strong basic foundation as it's vital for learning advanced topics. (read more)
...Because I am qualified to tutor all of the Algebras, Geometry, Trigonometry, Precalculus, Calculus and Differential Equations, I am uniquely qualified to tutor Prealgebra. The stigma of Prealgebra is "letters". There is an inherent fear that Algebra and thus math is hard because of letters. (read more)
...My approach with students is to try to work with them to solve the problems. I show them the basics of their questions and work from there to help them fully comprehend what the questions want you to do. I need to show the students how to solve the problems on their own. (read more)