...He went on to college and became a highly respected, remedial math teacher - "he had walked in their shoes". MY TEACHING PHILOSOPHY BASED ON A BLEND OF TWO EXPERIENCES The first, a proud career as an engineer, executive, and consultant in high tech where fluency in the language of mathematics i...
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...It can be frustrating to sort through such a thick topic alone, especially one that requires mastery of nearly everything learned from grades 3-12. Fortunately, I'm here to be the navigator that knows exactly how curriculums progress and what your instructor wants you to be able to do. Geometry is quite different than most kinds of math, which can make it a welcome relief or a frustration.
Needham, MAView Tutor
...While a NASA employee on the Apollo Project, I made extensive use of algebra and calculus in the development of orbital rendezvous techniques. Later on I participated in the design of the space shuttle and the development of the first GPS operating software, so I have an informed perspective reg...
Allston, MAView Tutor
...Most high schools these days don't offer a course solely in trigonometry; rather, trig is typically integrated into a pre-calculus, algebra 2, or geometry course. I studied literature as an undergraduate at MIT and Harvard, and I'm currently an editor at a national magazine of politics, literatu...
Boston, MAView Tutor
...When I learn about a topic, I need to let myself investigate tangents that might not be immediately necessary; I like to meander a bit. I am not an effective authoritarian figure. But, I love these topics and I love discussing them.
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