...I hold BA degrees in both Physics and Philosophy from Grinnell College, completed my graduate coursework in the Philosophy of Religion at McMaster University, have authored solutions manuals for Differential Equations textbooks, edited published academic work and literary journals, and been nomin...
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...While challenging, the students who manage to master the major themes of the subject and stay organized will have a tremendous advantage in navigating the nuances of calculus. Trigonometry requires understanding right triangles, the unit circle, the six trigonometric functions (sin, cos, tan, cs...
Van Nuys, CAView Tutor
...There are so many practical applications for it in everyday life that it is astounding! I understand that not all students are going to learn in the typical way and that sometimes one has to apply unorthodox solutions to break through that brain-barrier. I also understand that taking tests is just as much about HOW you take the test as WHAT you know.
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...What I do: *Complete SAT preparation (standard prep runs 10-15 sessions, and is also excellent practice for improving college level study habits) *Mentoring in all levels of Math from the basics through Calculus (Math is a skill that can be developed, not just a natural instinct that people hav...
Sherman Oaks, CAView Tutor
...June 2013: Congratulations J. on transfer to Carnegie Mellon! Feb. 2013: One of my 8th graders just got a 2270 on the real SAT--perfect 800 on Critical Reading! Great test scores are terrific-- and I love helping kids get them-- but if students devote their teen years only to cramming for tests, when are they going to have time to become remarkable individuals, unique, creative, and fun?
Tarzana, CAView Tutor