I am a Nuclear Physicist (Ph.D. degree from North Carolina State University).
I have been tutoring since I was in college. Physics and Math are my favorite subjects.
I would like to help the young students with their academic performance and build their self-confidence for a successful future.
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: NATIONAL TSING HUA University - Bachelor of Science, Nuclear Engineering
Graduate Degree: North Carolina State University at Raleigh - Doctor of Philosophy, Nuclear Engineering
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10th Grade Math
11th Grade Math
12th Grade Math
Elementary School Math
High School Chemistry
High School Physics
Middle School Science
Q & A
What is your teaching philosophy?
What might you do in a typical first session with a student?
Building up their confidence.
How can you help a student become an independent learner?
Teaching learning skills.
How would you help a student stay motivated?
If a student has difficulty learning a skill or concept, what would you do?
Demonstration with simple examples.
How do you help students who are struggling with reading comprehension?
Using similar examples.
What strategies have you found to be most successful when you start to work with a student?
Getting students motivated.
How would you help a student get excited/engaged with a subject that they are struggling in?
Starting with simpler problems.
What techniques would you use to be sure that a student understands the material?
Asking the students to work on similar problems on their own.
How do you build a student's confidence in a subject?
Using simpler examples.
How do you evaluate a student's needs?
Working on some examples.
How do you adapt your tutoring to the student's needs?
Understanding students' needs first.
What types of materials do you typically use during a tutoring session?
The student’s notes or textbooks.