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I have recently tutored someone in algebra which I am very comfortable in doing. I am presently tutoring someone in calculus which is a bit more challenging. I graduated from Lehigh University in 1972 as a Civil Engineer and a few years ago retired from the State. I took Calculus 1, 2 and 3 in College a long time ago so am presently refreshing my knowledge of it. I have the ability to read a textbook, interpret it, then explain it in simpler terms to help someone understand it. I enjoy helping people with math which comes relatively easy for me. I am a Christian with high moral values, but I can relate to most people as long as they are serious about learning the materials or at least not fighting it.
I have a BS in Engineering and have retired after 37 years of experience in engineering. I got 3 100s and a 98 in my math regents in high school. Even though math has changed a little since then, I have an ability to understand what I read and explain it in simpler understandable terms. I have helped numerous people in math through the years. Within the last few months I have helped with statistics, algebra and calculus.
I have helped one of my children and my wife with algebra. Recently I tutored another adult in algebra. I have a BS in Engineering. I have an ability to understand what I read and explain it in simpler understandable terms.
I am a retired engineer with 37 years of experience in applying math. I got a 98 on my algebra regents in high school and have helped many people with algebra since then. This includes a fellow student during high school, one of my children, my wife, and most recently another man. A person I am tutoring in Calculus says that I can explain things better than his tutors at his college. I have an ability to understand what I read and explain it in simpler understandable terms.
I recently helped a 30+/- year old male OCC student go from an F when I first started helping him with Calculus to a C. He did have other tutors at OCC, but he told me that I explained things much better than they did and I helped him more. I have the ability to read, interpret and clearly explain things from a textbook or set of notes. If I am unfamiliar with the subject, I am able to research and get answers from the materials I have.
I am a retired engineer who loves to help others with math. My favorite math is algebra. I started helping others in math in high school and have tutored my son, wife and most recently another adult in algebra. I have an ability to understand what I read and explain it in simpler understandable terms. My calculus student tells me that I explain material better than his tutors at college.
Knowledge of Calculus is essential in helping with Pre-Calculus. I have recently tutored Calculus to an OCC student who claimed I explained things better than any other tutor he has had. I can read, understand, and clearly explain material from textbooks to help people understand.
Lehigh University (Civil Engineering)
Standard Hourly Fee: $30.00
Cancellation: 2 hours notice required
Gordon will travel within 10 miles of Camillus, NY 13031.
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