Gentle, patient tutor with a Ph.D. in mathematics plus extensive K12 experience*, empowering students to understand concepts, the How and Why behind the math (with 4.9 out of 5 star rating on another tutor website) "There's no such thing as a 'dumb question' -- it is only by asking questions, exploring, taking risks, and being willing to be wrong or make mistakes, that we can learn, and grow." -Dr. B.
Honors: Dartmouth college Tutoring excellence award; Maryland Council of Teachers of Mathematics award for "Outstanding College Mathematics Education Professor." Nominee 2006 at Cornell University Math Department Teaching Award (Dec 2006) Almost 20 years also helping students manage test-taking anxiety, procrastination, focus (methods of Dr. Emmett Miller, M.D.) Hobbies: bike; nature walks. Look forward to helping you!
*(running workshops and teaching courses for current K12 teachers; teaching college classes for future K12 teachers; grants)
The Mathematical Association of America (MAA) is a professional society that focuses on mathematics accessible at the undergraduate level. Members include university, college, and high school teachers; graduate and undergraduate students; pure and applied mathematicians; computer scientists; statisticians; and many others in academia, government, business, and industry.