...I have a PhD in mechanical engineering from the University of Maryland. I have 8 years of teaching experience at the University of Maryland and 31 years at the U.S. Naval Academy.
Severna Park, MDView Tutor
...As a chemistry major and scientist, I found that a thorough grasp of algebra and mathematics in general served me well throughout my career. As far as Algebra I specifically, I enjoy explaining word problems with systems of equations and showing how they can be related to everyday life as well a...
Bowie, MDView Tutor
...My classroom was based on the modeling method which encourages independent student problem solving. I stressed the scientific method in my classroom, usually presenting a demonstration to spark curiosity and questions in my students at the beginning of class. I would also provide materials so they could design their own experiments in order to reach a scientific conclusion.
Greenbelt, MDView Tutor
...I love to learn new things and always ask questions when doing so. I find it personally important to reach a true understanding of whatever I'm trying to learn, and therefore I find it hard to accept new things without that understanding. I believe that when teaching, it is my responsibility to...
Washington, DCView Tutor
...If you care about someone, you really want them to succeed and you will do anything to make that happen. I also love imparting new knowledge. It's fun to think about what someone already knows and then lead them through questioning and reasoning to discover something new.
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