...Whenever possible, I try to demonstrate with a basic visual or plan an activity that initiates thinking, and then solicit the involvement of students to build a more complex model. I think of myself as more of a coach than a teacher. I am a senior technical writer who has written major documents for banks and tax companies.
Venice, FLView Tutor
...It is a wonderful course for kids to finally answer the question, "When am I ever going to use this"? The idea of using math to calculate when something will hit the ground or how things will behave after they collide is really eye-opening. In order to be a good SAT math student, one has to be very skilled at using their math skills in clever ways.
Englewood, FLView Tutor
Long time teacher at various levels, including Community College, High School and Intermediate School. I majored in Math and Business Administration. I have a BS in Bus Admin, Assoc Sci in Math and Information Systems, and a Masters Certificate in Project Management.
Cape Coral, FLView Tutor
...Once you overcome the computational hurdles you can start to appreciate the underlying structure, and use it to guide you in further developing your understanding of the subject. Calculus is where arithmetic and geometric reasoning meet the world. It's been said that all modern physical science has been a process of applying differential analysis to real world observations.
Fort Myers, FLView Tutor
...Chemical Engineering is designing equipment by use of the physical laws (physics) and chemistry laws. Newtons first and third laws (conservation of mass and energy) allows us to write mass and energy balances across a piece of equipment. I have worked in designing waste water treatment plants, water (potable) treatment and combined cycle power plants.
Estero, FLView Tutor