Kenneth B.


Kenneth B.

Tutor

Chico, CA 95928

Will travel 40 miles

$45 per hour.

4.73 66 ratings

Multidisciplinary Mathematics/Physical & Life Sciences Tutor

Hello. I have tutored children, high school students, college, university and graduate students in mathematics, biology, chemistry, English, and physics. At Butte College, I tutored in a multi-disciplinary (science/mathematics) capacity for over 1200 hours; this was accomplished in a drop-in and group tutoring capacity. I have also worked with English as Second Language (ESL), Disabled Student Services (DSS), Re-Entry, international, and talented/gifted students. Instructional Experience: *M... [more]


Prealgebra


Precalculus


Trigonometry


Writing


Statistics


SAT Math


Physical Science


Ecology


Elementary Math


Elementary Science


Discrete Math

I received a BS in Applied Mathematics and Professional Chemistry. Advanced coursework includes Calculus (I, II, & III), Differential Equations, Linear Algebra, Advanced Calculus, Programming in Mathmatica, Numerical Analysis, Experimental Design, Statistical Sampling, and Probability/Statistics. I also have four years of instructional assistance experience in mathematics at Butte College. During this time at Butte College, I also tutored students in mathematics (finite business and calculus), biology, chemistry, English, and physics; this was accomplished in a multi-disciplinary (science/mathematics) capacity for over 1200 hours. I tutored for the Department of Mathematics / Statistics, CA State Chico, for two years for both lower and upper division (advanced) coursework. I also tutored lower division finite business mathematics/statistics and business calculus for the Department of Business/Finance. I am currently working as a staff scientist where I utilize Access database, SQL programming, and Excel analysis on a daily basis.


Differential Equations

I received a BS in Applied Mathematics and Professional Chemistry. Advanced coursework includes Calculus (I, II,& III), Differential Equations, Linear Algebra, Advanced Calculus, Boundary Value-Partial Differential Equations, Programming in Mathmatica, Numerical Analysis, Experimental Design, Statistical Sampling, Probability/Statistics, and Advance College Geometry. I also have four years of instructional assistance experience in mathematics at Butte College. During this time at Butte College, I also tutored students in mathematics, biology, chemistry, English, and physics; this was accomplished in a multi-disciplinary (science/mathematics) capacity for over 1200 hours. I have taught an introductory chemistry laboratory for the applied sciences as a graduate teaching associate and lecture test proctor. I also tutored for the Department of Mathematics / Statistics for two years for both lower and upper division (advanced) coursework. I have aptitude and experience with various laboratory techniques, procedures, and scientific equipment operation. I have additional coursework in environmental monitoring, and chemical ecology, geology, engineering and modern physics. In various chemistry requirements and electives, I have become proficient data collection, computer analysis, and technical report writing. I have additional experience utilizing spectroscopy in agricultural patent research involving alternative pest treatment technologies and cosmetic material testing. I have worked in an industrial laboratory with UV light-curable materials involving formulation and quality control testing. I am currently working as a staff scientist.


College Counseling

Hello. I can help you plan successfully for the challenges, hurdles, positive steps toward college entrance and during your college experience. I have over 18 years of experience assisting high school/college students in college preparation and planning. I have helped talented & gifted children, high school students, college, university and graduate students. I have also worked with ESL, DSS, Re-Entry, and talented/gifted students in college/scholarship planning. I have assisted students as an instructional assistant at Butte College and as a Science & Mathematics Mentor and Tutor for the Re-entry Center/Council at California State University, Chico where I helped to provide students a resource for college planning, scholarships/grants, and a informed guide to available campus services and resources. I have completed the Writing Proficiency Program at Butte College. I have experience with Junior College and University Honors Programs. I have been an Honors Student Representative for the Grant Committee of the Council of Graduate Students, member of Phi Theta Kappa, Butte College Honors Program, CSU, Chico Upper Division Honors General Education Program, and a nominee for the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program.


CBEST

Hello. I have both breadth and depth in English, science, and mathematics. I have already passed and tutored students for the CBEST test. I received a BS in Biological Science and Applied Mathematics. I have also completed the Butte College writing proficiency program/honors program and CSU, Chico upper division honors courses. During this time at Butte College, I also tutored students in mathematics, biology, chemistry, English, and physics. This was accomplished in a multidisciplinary (science/mathematics) capacity for over 1200 hours. I have also taught an introductory chemistry laboratory for the applied sciences as a graduate teaching associate and lecture test proctor. I have also tutored through CSU, Chico Mathematics/Statistics Department, Business Department, Biology (Omicron) Club, Chemistry (SAACS), and Society of Physics Students (SPS). I currently work as a staff scientist.


Microbiology

Hello. I have a diverse background in microbiology. I received a BS in Biological Science with an emphasis in ecology and with microbiology including coursework in microbiology, industrial microbiology, and microbial ecology. I also have four years of instructional assistance experience in microbiology at Butte College. During this time at Butte College, I also tutored students in mathematics, biology, chemistry, English, and physics; this was accomplished in a multidisciplinary (science/mathematics) capacity for over 1200 hours. I have taught an introductory chemistry laboratory for the applied sciences as a graduate teaching associate and lecture test proctor. I have aptitude and experience with various laboratory techniques, procedures, and scientific equipment operation. In microbiology, I became proficient with aseptic techniques, microbial isolation, and microbial identification. I have additional coursework in biochemistry, organic chemistry, ecology, genetics, environmental monitoring, toxicology, and chemical ecology. In various chemistry requirements and electives, I have become proficient in titration, data collection, computer analysis, and technical report writing. I have additional experience utilizing spectroscopy in agricultural patent research involving alternative pest treatment technologies and cosmetic material testing. I have worked in research and design for an industrial laboratory with UV light-curable materials involving formulation and quality control testing. Currently working as a staff scientist.


Microsoft Access

I have five years experience utilizing Access database, SQL programming, and Excel analysis on a daily basis and over five years of tutoring experience in MS Access, SQL, and Excel. As a staff scientist, I use MS Access and SQL Server Management and Reporting Services in relational database and data/trend analysis for informed scientific staff and management decisions. I am classified as a subject matter expert in Access, SQL, and Excel and regularly provide staff and management with tutorial assistance. I have used Access, SQL, and Excel in performance measurement, tracking and reporting systems, implementing a dashboard approach utilizing a balanced scorecard principles to bring together performance information for core programs, strategic initiatives, and environmental indicators. In areas of data limitation, assisted program staff to define, collect, review, and display applicable data using Access, SQL Server Reporting Services, and Excel. I have over 18 years of tutoring experience in science and mathematics. I received a BS in Applied Mathematics and Professional Chemistry. Advanced coursework includes Programming in Mathmatica and Numerical Analysis.


Organic Chemistry

I have a diverse background in Organic Chemistry. I received a BS in Professional Chemistry (American Chemical Society Certification) and Biological Science with an emphasis in ecology. Coursework in chemistry includes a year of Organic Chemistry (7 units), Organic Chemistry Laboratory (2 units), Advanced Organic Laboratory (2 units), Biochemistry (3 units), Toxicology, Seminars in Organic Spectroscopy and Free Radicals in Biology. Have additional coursework in microbiology, industrial microbiology, and microbial ecology. I also have four years of instructional assistance experience in chemistry at Butte College. During this time at Butte College, I also tutored students in mathematics, biology, chemistry, English, and physics; this was accomplished in a multi-disciplinary (science/mathematics) capacity for over 1200 hours. I have taught an introductory chemistry laboratory for the applied sciences as a graduate teaching associate and lecture test proctor. I have aptitude and experience with various laboratory techniques, procedures, and scientific equipment operation. I have additional coursework in biochemistry, organic chemistry, ecology, genetics, environmental monitoring, environmental chemistry, and chemical ecology. In various chemistry requirements and electives, I have become proficient in titration, data collection, computer analysis, and technical report writing. I have additional experience utilizing spectroscopy in agricultural patent research involving alternative pest treatment technologies and cosmetic material testing. I have worked in an industrial research and development laboratory with UV light-curable materials involving formulation and quality control testing. Currently working as a staff scientist.


TEAS

Hello. I have both breadth and depth in the sciences and mathematics, including microbiology, chemistry, and physics/physical science. I have been tutoring students for the TEAS test for two years. I received a BS in Biological Science with an emphasis in ecology and with microbiology and Applied Mathematics. I also have four years of instructional assistance experience in microbiology at Butte College. During this time at Butte College, I also tutored students in mathematics, biology, chemistry, English, and physics. This was accomplished in a multidisciplinary (science/mathematics) capacity for over 1200 hours. I have taught an introductory chemistry laboratory for the applied sciences as a graduate teaching associate and lecture test proctor. I have also tutored through CSU, Chico Mathematics/Statistics Department, Business Department, Biology (Omicron) Club, Chemistry (SAACS), and Society of Physics Students (SPS). I currently work as a staff scientist.


Finite Math

I received a BS in Applied Mathematics and Professional Chemistry. Advanced coursework includes Calculus (I, II, & III), Differential Equations, Linear Algebra, Advanced Calculus, Programming in Mathematica, Numerical Analysis, Experimental Design, Statistical Sampling, and Probability/Statistics. I also have four years of instructional assistance experience in mathematics at Butte College. During this time at Butte College, I also tutored students in mathematics (finite business and calculus), set theory, probability/statistics, interest/annuities, matrix/linear algebra; I tutored for the Department of Mathematics / Statistics, CA State Chico, for two years for both lower and upper division (advanced) coursework. I also tutored lower division finite business mathematics/statistics and business calculus for the Department of Business/Finance. I am currently working as a staff scientist where I utilize Access database, SQL programming, and Excel analysis on a daily basis.


Algebra 1


Algebra 2


Calculus


Chemistry


Geometry


Physics


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