I love math, and would love to help someone enjoy math instead of dreading to do their homework. These are some of the math courses I have taken in High School and in College: Honors Algebra 1 (A), Honors Geometry (A-), Honors Algebra 2 (A-), and Honors Pre-Calculus (A).
I passed out of Pre-Calcu... (read more)
...I have subsequently spent more than 5 years teaching a writing-intensive laboratory course on cellular & molecular biology and genetics at Eastern Michigan University. I earned a PhD in biological chemistry from the University of Michigan and performed postdoctoral research in a bacterial geneti... (read more)
...I teach students how to better read the questions so that they understand what to do, and I explain why algebra 1 works the way it does. In the first level of algebra specifically, understanding the intuition that forms algebra is paramount to their success, so I try to build up that strong foundation. Of all of the subjects I tutor, algebra 2 is one of the most common. (read more)
...In traditional academic settings, I have experience as a high school mathematics Teacher's Assistant, high school chemistry tutor, college General Chemistry Supplemental Instructor, and I have experience teaching study skills as well. Additionally, I have extensive experience with homeschooling ... (read more)
Through teaching, I have learned that passing knowledge to the next generation is a truly rewarding experience. After I completed my high school, I started tutoring mathematics to other students; although this was over 30 years ago, I still remember the satisfaction I felt when those students gradu... (read more)