...I have lots of experience teaching and mentoring, both personally (I'm the father of 7 children, have served as a Boy Scout leader for over 20 years, and have served as a church youth teacher and leader of age 6 to 18 year olds for many years) and professionally (I have mentored young engineers a...
Gig Harbor, WAView Tutor
...I've played chess since I was about 8 years old. I was in chess clubs in school all the way up until 9th grade, when I ran out of time due to music. I am a member of the US Chess Federation, and was ranked at 113th best chess player in the state of Washington in 7th grade for players under the age of 18.
Seattle, WAView Tutor
...It is up to me to find a way of presentation that works with the student's background. I use the Socratic method a lot, asking the student questions and building on the response. I did some Skin diving from 1966 to 1975, and back packing from 1969 to 1975, mostly in the Olympics.
Bremerton, WAView Tutor
...While working with a middle school student on ancient Egyptian history, for example, I make sure to emphasize how to use chapter summaries to pinpoint what to study for an upcoming exam, the importance of learning bolded key terms, and the usefulness of section comprehension questions for focusin...
Redmond, WAView Tutor
...Electrical engineering is best understood when you have an understanding of the basic physics of electricity. I have an excellent grasp of the very basics which helps me to teach an intuitive approach to engineering. I want a person to walk away with an understanding so strong that they could impress even the professionals on the topic.
Woodinville, WAView Tutor