...In both courses I taught both systems of moveable 'Do,' and scale-degree numbers. I have been a TA (UCSD) for two years, teaching aural skills and theory. The first year course, MUS 1, was an introductory class, covering basic harmony and analysis, fundamentals of ear training, and music history and appreciation.
Hello! My name is Eric, and I hold a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics and Cognitive Science from the University of California - San Diego. I began tutoring math in high school, volunteering to assist an Algebra 1 class for 4 hours per week.
...I find this approach is especially helpful in math and science. Many people have anxiety with these subjects because society has portrayed these subjects as difficult and only for the really academic types. I think that this not true, that with a lot of time, patience, and empathy, math and science can be not only accessible to all, but it can be fun.
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...By the time I finished middle school, I had taken algebra I, algebra II, and geometry. In high school, I studied calculus I, calculus II, and statistics. I was a member of Mu Alpha Theta, the national math honor society, and competed as a mathlete in MathCounts, an American mathematics competition.
...High schools and universities have a wealth of resources for students, but they tend to lack a setting that gives a student the freedom to reveal weaknesses in a subject or to question that subject at will. Not only do I enjoy conveying mathematics to students, but I am also interested in how ma...