Senior Secondary School Math Tutor
Home tutor in Alimosho, Lagos
I was a Mathematics tutor before I got into college, and I had taught it for more than a year.
Teaching Mathematics is a skill which I have cultivated through: Spending hours, daily, solving different math problems from a range of topics, participating and winning in countless mathematics challenges and competitions like the Cowbell National Secondary School Mathematics Competition, and Preparing over 10 students to win the aforementioned mathematics competition and pass national exams.
But we both know Mathematics can be a very boring subject to learn, right? Well one of the things I realized was that if I didn't try to relate with the student(s), or create or have any interesting story to share with them about the topic I was teaching, I would seem as a boring teacher and they'd stop paying attention. So I learned that building trust and being able to communicate what I taught made me a better tutor.
I have been obsessed with mathematics since high school and I've been teaching it since then. I believe mathematics itself is a language and everyone deserves to be fluent in it. One just needs the right instructor.
. . .and here I come.
B.Sc Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Jan 2015 - Present
University of Lagos
Oct 2013 - Mar 2014
Iganmode Grammar School Ota
As Associate Manager of Mathematics team at Iganmode Grammar School, I Coordinated the day-to-day tutoring and assessed the weekly performances of a team of 6 pupils, from which one of them emerged as the first runner up of Cowbell National Secondary School Mathematics Competition – Senior category (2014 edition) – at the state level. Also, I optimized the executive manager’s daily schedule by taking on half of his daily task leaving only the ultra-important ones that require his direct attention.