Science And Math Tutoring
I am a certified teacher in Physics in Central Pennsylvania. I have degrees in Physics and Computer science. I have been teaching science, mathematics, engineering, and robotics for more than 5 years.
I have a large catalog of digital materials covering both Physics and Mathematics. I am also available for virtual tutoring using online collabaration tools.
I love science and mathematics and my passion has helped me deepen my understanding of the subjects beyond the cursory level required to instruct students. I help them connect to the content and bring out the wonder in the world around them.
Frequently asked questions
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
I have a an associates Degree in computer science and over 20 years of experience in Information Technology.
I have a Bachelor's Degree in Physics.
I have over 5 years of experience in teaching Physics, Engineering, Robotics, Programming, and Mathematics.
I am close to completing my Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction.
Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.
The price of the tutoring is based on a single hourly rate. Discounts are available for those who schedule with me regularly.
How did you get started teaching?
I founded a non-profit organization whose purpose was to improve scientific literacy in people of all ages. I found that the teaching aspect of this job was my favorite and moved from there into teaching science and engineering in secondary education.
What types of students have you worked with?
I have worked with students aged 12-50 across all aptitudes. In my teaching position I work mostly with 16-18 year olds. I cover Special Ed students all the way to AP.
Describe a recent event you are fond of.
One of my physics students has recently graduated with a Bachelor's degree in physics. I like to think that I helped inspire them to pursue science as a career.
What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?
These subjects may be more difficult than others but I believe the satisfaction of real understanding to be the most rewarding thing we can experience as learners.
What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?
Have I read the instructions?
Have I looked over the teacher's provided materials?
Have I looked through my own notes and materials?
What specific thing am I stuck on?