...While a student at Brown, I was a teaching assistant for four biology classes, and I volunteered in adult ESOL classrooms. My foray into adult education led to a job as a GED instructor, where I learned how to diversify my instruction for folks with a range of educational backgrounds and learnin...
...From my personal experience, many SAT Math questions do not require calculators at all; in fact, many questions can be answered with simple tips and tricks instead of long hand-written calculations under time limit. During the first lesson, I plan on assigning a diagnostic math test, and from th...
...When I tutor kindergartners (mostly in reading) we play word and sound games as well as read books. For older students I provide a positive atmosphere where we can work though problems, go over concepts, and review vocabulary. Considering that I have taught college level science, I have a very fair rate.
...I taught tennis from the age of 13 to the age of 18 at a summer tennis academy in Scottsdale, AZ. I know the fundamentals of the game, as well as techniques to increase the skill level of any student interested in learning the game or polishing their skills on the court. I majored in chemistry at the University of Arizona, with a focus on organic chemistry.
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...Having worked in the laboratory, I am familiar with how science works "in the wild", and I hope to pass on to my students not only the fundamentals of scientific problem solving but also appreciation for the scientific process and ways of thinking. Need help in another area? Just ask!