...I have been tutoring for over 15 years at all levels of physics (and mathematics).
Since every student is different, I try to “customize” my approach to meet the individual needs of the student. I think it is important to spend a lot of the sessions working with students to help them develop strategies for solving problems. At the same time, if needed, we discuss the theory that is required. (read more)
...I can help you master the skills you need to succeed in your prealgebra course, that will then pave the way for success in formal algebra and beyond. I am PA Certified to teach math. I have taught Trig/PreCalc in high school. (read more)
...Learning new disciplines keeps me very aware of the struggles all students face. Beyond academics, I spend my time backpacking, kayaking, weightlifting, jogging, bicycling, metalworking, woodworking, and building a wilderness home of my own design. In between formal tutoring sessions, I offer my students FREE email support to keep them moving past particularly tough problems. (read more)
...I've worked as a researcher in a Neuroscience Lab at the University of Pennsylvania and have done further private tutoring in various subjects of mathematics, before my current position as an upper school math teacher. I look forward to meeting students at all levels of interest or motivation. ... (read more)
...I have an Bachelors of Science degree in Chemistry, Marine Biology, and History from Roger Williams University. My graduate education was in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the University of Delaware, where I received an Masters of Applied Science and a Doctorate. I truly enjoy teaching. (read more)