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Mr. Tom S.

specializes in Experienced teacher · male

"I have a PhD in computer science and have worked in the field for over 20 years. I teach business, IT, Computer Science, Math, Philosophy, Writing, and a host of other subjects.

Of thousands of students served, I have a 98% "would recommend" rating. My approach is student-centered, based off the theories of Carl Rogers augmented by design thinking.

I understand the student whose approach more...

"I have a PhD in computer science and have worked in the field for over 20 years. I teach business, IT, Computer Science, Math, Philosophy, Writing, and a host of other subjects.

Of thousands of students served, I have a 98% "would recommend" rating. My approach is student-centered, based off the theories of Carl Rogers augmented by design thinking.

I understand the student whose approach requires assistance; I have walked in your shoes and found the ways out of the miasma of confusion that envelops you.

I have over 20 years of experience informally and in graduate school, combined with a relentless curiosity and desire to learn and improve myself keeps me both relevant and inspiring.

Frankly, I think teaching is impossible, and places that focus on teaching, instead of learning, are obsolete. I think that most of the educational system is designed around the needs of the people running it, not the students in it." less...

Details

fee: $65 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 20 miles
meeting type: in-person (not online)

Contact

website: on file

Education and Qualifications

certified: Tom S. is a certified tutor

Carleton College, Political Science

Harvard University, Masters

Tulane University, PhD

Tuckahoe, NY 10707

Subjects Tutored

Calculus - Microsoft Excel - Geometry - Trigonometry - Java - SQL - GRE - Art History - Probability - C++ - C - Computer Programming - Computer Science - Linux - Logic - Microsoft Access - UNIX