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Wayne State University (Chemistry)
Wayne State University, (Master's)
Wayne State University, (Master's)
I am a recently retired engineer. I spent last summer working in a City of Detroit grade school as a tutor. About ten years ago I taught Environmental Science classes at Wayne State as an adjunct faculty. This is the only official experience I have had teaching/tutoring; however during my academic career I frequently explained course material to fellow students and to study partners. During the 30 years I worked as a Chemist and as an Engineer I was frequently asked to explain technical information to a lay audience since I seemed to have a knack for doing just that. I would classify my tutoring style as "old school." Ladies and gentlemen, the best way to learn a problem-based subject such as math or chemistry is to solve problems; there are no short cuts.
I am also a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Michigan. I am a recently retired engineer. I spent last summer working in a City of Detroit grade school as a tutor. About ten years ago I taught Environmental Science classes at Wayne State as an adjunct faculty. This is the only… Read more
I love working with Maria! I enjoy her sense of humor! I find chemistry mostly boring, yet she keeps me laughing throughout the session and her texts! She is very knowledgeable and explains things in a way that I can understand them. I usually need things explained things 2-3 times to me in a few different ways before I grasp a concept. She NEVER seems irritated or makes me feel bad. Maria is very kind and patient and I left our session feeling smarter than when I came!
Very patient and easy to follow. I am catching on well. She is very down to the point and explains well what I need to learn.
Very patient and helpful! She really helped me with understanding each and every problem, extremely helpful! I look forward to working with her again.
Maria made me feel very comfortable during the lesson. She also managed to make macroeconomics NOT so boring! A very good listener and a teacher.
I am 100% satisfied with Maria's tutoring service. Maria has great patience also very knowledgeable of her Biology/chemistry teaching. I highly recommend Maria to anyone who is looking for a tutor!
Maria is very patient and willing to go the extra mile if you aren't understanding the material! Overall a really good tutor.
Maria is not only the best tutor I ever had in the past, but I also enjoy her humor. I feel so at ease with her that I simply learn more with her than my instructors at my college. I would gladly give her 6 stars if I could.
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