...I try to bridge the gap to show how the math represents the real world and also to look at alternatives in teaching and visualizing the key concepts. Algebra II is often difficult for students because they have trouble seeing the link between the equations (which are abstract) and the real world...
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...I like to emphasize WHY a particular concept is being learned along with the real-life CONNECTION. I believe these "conncections" help in the understanding of the material. Algebra is NOT a spectator sport--It is a valuable tool that can be used in everyday life!
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...I can help students use detailed, color-coded writing to develop this kind of critical thinking. From working with biological scientists in National Cancer Institute research, I can help you understand the real-life applications for understanding logarithms, exponentials, and combinatorics. Exponentials and logarithms are important for analyzing cell populations.
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