...As an engineering professor, I use calculus often and provide one-to-one tutoring to my engineering students. All 3 of my children took Trigonometry when they were in high school. I was very successful as their tutor.
Severna Park, MDView Tutor
...In many math classrooms today, teachers show their students one way to solve a problem, and then the students simply mimic a series of steps. This approach does not promote conceptual understanding! Students need to be able to think critically and creatively when they face a new problem.
Washington, DCView Tutor
...My broad background in math, science, and engineering combined with my extensive research experience provides me with the unique tools to teach effectively to students at all levels.As an undergraduate in physics and electrical engineering and a PhD student in physics, I took basic and advanced c...
Gaithersburg, MDView Tutor
...Since retiring, I have tutored at the Sylvan Learning Center and--most recently--have served as a substitute teacher at the Key School in Annapolis. I have also continued private tutoring. A particular skill is helping students relate to complex problems using real-world examples.
Annapolis, MDView Tutor
...However, I also know how to take a deep breath, come up with a new plan for tackling the assignment that better fits my learning style, and try again. I have been told many times that I am very good at communicating what I know in a patient and easy-to-understand way. I've had a good deal of success tutoring my peers in the past.
College Park, MDView Tutor