Hi, I'm James! I am a recent PhD graduate from the University of California Santa Cruz (UCSC) where I studied earth science. During my time at UCSC, I worked as a teaching assistant for a number of quantitative science classes and was a guest lecturer on a number of occasions.
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...In addition, I like to tailor the exercises to match the interests of the students. This not only keeps them more interested in the topic, but seems to make it easier for the students to relate as well. Due to my full-time position at Lockheed, my tutoring hours are currently limited to weekends (Saturday/Sunday) between the hours of 9AM and 5PM.
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...I have seven years experience working with special needs children in educational and residential settings. The children I worked with often needed one-on-one attention in order to get through the day. I was lucky to have a job that allowed me to spend the time to provide children with a measure of success.
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...I meet the requirements for obtaining a substitute teacher certification, but am waiting to see if I think it is something I would enjoy. I love to help people and help them learn new things. I think being able to make a positive impact in a person?s life, would be the most rewarding aspect of tutoring.
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...There is an extra layer of instrumentation in Python to measure performance and to reduce statistical noise by averaging several hundred experiments. This is now used as a programming example in an operating systems course. I teach finite mathematics as a preview to wireless communication and m...
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