I love working with the kids and helping them understand fundamentals. I always stay patient and come up with creative ways to teach them concepts. In my free time, I enjoy camping, hiking and reading.
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: CSU Maritime - Bachelors, Marine Engineering Technology
ACT Reading: 31
Camping, Hiking, League of Legends, Brass Instruments, Reading, Musical Covers
Q & A
What is your teaching philosophy?
Knowledge is accessible to anyone that is willing to put in a little work.
What might you do in a typical first session with a student?
Get to know the student, find out what motivates them and what they expect from tutoring. Set goals and assess feasibility.
How can you help a student become an independent learner?
Sharing note-taking tips, reading comprehensions strategies and encouragement goes a long way.
How would you help a student stay motivated?
Remind them of all they have to gain and all they have already accomplished.
If a student has difficulty learning a skill or concept, what would you do?
Approach the problem different ways, draw pictures and create different example problems.