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Bruce N.

Denver, CO

$40/hour

Math and Science Tutor

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Colorado School of Mines
Engineering
CU Denver Business School
Master's

Education

Colorado School of Mines (Engineering)

CU Denver Business School (Master's)

About Bruce

Everything in the world today involves a certain amount of math. Understanding math is extremely important and helpful in both our personal and professional lives. As a tutor my goal is to help build a solid foundation in mathematics for my students so that they can go on to be successful in whatever their futures' may hold.

About me:
I have spent most of my life in Colorado. My passions include skiing, mountain biking, hiking, camping, golf, tennis, and basically anything that allows me to be outdoors. I have a Bachelors of Science in Petroleum Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines. This degree provided my with a great understanding of both lower and upper level mathematics. After getting this degree I moved to Wyoming to work for an oil and gas company. I then moved back to Colorado to pursue my masters degree and am currently attending the University of Colorado Denver to get a masters in Business Analytics. This degree consists of using mathematical analysis to create computer models that can find and fix business issues.


In my personal experience from getting taught throughout high school and college, the best way to learn math is to go through practice problems or homework problems one on one or in small groups with a teacher. This is my starting approach when teaching math. It allows the student to work through a problem on their own first, in order to see what they already know and what they need help with. Then I work through the problem with them step-by-step with the goal of teaching the reasoning behind the math rather than just the answer to that particular problem.

I have very flexible availability most days of the week and can travel to students or meet them online. My rate is $40/hour. If we schedule a session and I am unable to meet your tutoring needs there will of course be no charge for you. Please contact me for more information!
Everything in the world today involves a certain amount of math. Understanding math is extremely important and helpful in both our personal and professional lives. As a tutor my goal is to help build a solid foundation in Read more

Policies
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Denver, CO 80226
In-person lessons
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Prealgebra, Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT Math

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Colorado School of Mines
Engineering
CU Denver Business School
Master's

Education

Colorado School of Mines (Engineering)

CU Denver Business School (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Travel policy

Bruce will travel within 20 miles of Denver, CO 80226.