...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
...I got my first experience formally tutoring individuals in physics and math as a volunteer service through the National Honor Society. I continued tutoring peers at the college level while working toward her B.A. in Mathematics at Alfred University in Alfred, NY. At Alfred I also pursued extensive course work and participated in research in physics and in astronomy.
Harpers Ferry, WVView Tutor
I have a PhD in Chemistry and an Associate's degree in General Studies. I have tutored high school and college level students in chemistry, physics and math for the past 13 years with proven results. Many students have told me that I was able to explain a concept to their understanding much easier and quicker than their current teachers.
Burke, VAView Tutor
...For more detail on my academic background, attaining credentials taught me Calculus & Linear Algebra and also Probability & Statistics. Because each exam required hundreds of preparation hours, I have discovered efficient learning methods for subjects like these. As my identical major and minor grade point averages of 3.8/4.0 may suggest, I graduated with highest honor.
Reston, VAView Tutor
...I've been using MATLAB since about 2004/2005, and I have a deep understanding of its powerful capabilities and also its limitations. While I was a teaching assistant at Carnegie Mellon, several student projects involved MATLAB work, and I was always able to help out with that. Whether someone i...
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