I mostly follow the European didactic algebra-based approach. It gives peace of mind and confidence to the students, because they quickly discover that following an appropriate efficient algorithmized procedure is guaranteed to lead them to the correct answer. I strive to be a friendly and approachable tutor; students are welcome to contact me by e-mail or text to ask questions outside of the tutoring sessions.
Based on my observations, many Canadian high schoolers benefit from even a few proper, naturally beautiful explanations. The same is true about the undergraduate university students, who often struggle to close the gap between incomplete, endemic high school programs and internationally competitive university courses.
I tutor remotely via Zoom, helping students with math (mostly pre-calculus and calculus), physics, including the AP programs, and preparation for the following tests:
• PSAT/NMSQT Mathematics;
• SAT Mathematics;
• MCAT Physics;
• GRE Physics.
I have been doing group and individual tutoring in Canada since Fall 2015 (3 years in Alberta and two years in BC). My last academic degree is a PhD in Physics, awarded by the University of Alberta in 2016.
1. Professional Experience
March 2018 to Present: Tutor, Vancouver Metropolitan Area, BC
Helping students with math (mostly pre-calculus and calculus) and physics. Exam preparation.
September 2016 to February 2018: Tutor, Edmonton, AB
Teaching physics, math, C++ and Java. Consulting in math and data analytics.
September 2012 to August 2016: Teaching Assistant, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
Teaching physics laboratories, group tutoring in physics.
July 2011 to August 2016: Doctoral Degree in Physics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
September 2005 to June 2010: Specialist (5-year undergraduate degree) in Theoretical Astrophysics, Saint Petersburg State University, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Golden Bell Jar Scholarship: University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
In 2012 I was awarded Golden Bell Jar Scholarship for academic achievements. The scholarship was renewed 3 times -- in 2013, 2014 and 2015.
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