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Information About Parisa
*(***9** reviews)

Toronto tutor
**9**reviews)

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## Personal Description:

PhD in Physics with GPA 4.0, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Western University, London, ON

## Tutoring Experience:

With over 15 years of experience teaching various subjects: Physics, Math, Calculus, and Algebra at the university, college and high School level, I have improved the academic lives of many students by boosting their performance on exams. Recognized in the department of physics and astronomy at Western University as a highly rated TA, faculty members have often recommended me to students looking for tutoring. I have gained extensive teaching experience by

1. teaching big groups of undergraduate students(nearly 2000 per year)Physics, Math and Calculus

2. private tutoring undergraduate students Physics, Math and Calculus courses and also MCAT

3. private tutoring grade 11 and 12 High School student Physics and Math

4. teaching weekly physics tutorials and supervised physics laboratories for a class of 50 undergraduate student majored both in physics and science program

5.teaching new graduate students effective teaching and presentation techniques at the Teaching Support Centre at Western Unviversity

I guarantee that your test score will improve or get your money back

## Tutoring Approach:

My tutoring approach is customized to the individual that I work with. I first assess the students on the knowledge of the subject, previous year's basics knowledge in math and physics and the grades they have received in the school. Based on the assessments, I use varieties of techniques.

I start by providing problem solving strategies and asking students to apply the strategies to example problems. I lead the students by addressing common misconceptions and by asking meaningful conceptual questions.

The effectiveness of the techniques above is only accomplished if students have confidence in their math and physics understanding and problem solving abilities. I build my students’ confidence using the following techniques. I garner participation by asking questions and guiding students through example problems. While asking questions, I start with easy questions and ask increasingly more difficult questions. Further, I make connections between new concepts and previous concepts that students already know with confidence. Finally, I use repetition through assigned reading and problems.

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**Native Language:**English (American)

**Availability:**Weekends / Weekdays (all times)

**References Available:**Yes (✔ On File)

## Qualifications:

**University of Western Ontario**(2011) - Physics (Doctorate) (✘ Not On File)

### Parisa's Feedback

Students Providing Feedback: | 9 |

Positive Feedback Provided: |

**From Renée ( /5):**

*(College / University Physics)*Thank you very much for your expertise in physics tutoring, the way you taught me allowed for a greater understanding of the course. I am so very appreciative for the time, knowledgeable teaching and support you provided for me throughout the semester, you definitely went above and beyond expectations. This course was extremely important for me, and you provided me the tools and confidence to be successful.

**From Darya ( /5):**

*(College / University Physics)*Best. Tutor. Ever. I Cannot stress how unbelievably helpful and incredible Parisa is. She is so kind and caring of her students. Whenever I sit in class I never understand anything until when I meet with Parisa everything makes sense. I think I would have dropped physics if I didn't find Parisa.

**From Tarynn ( /5):**

*(College / University Math)*Parisa is very helpful and good at explaining concepts to make sure I understand them. She has cancelled on a few meetings but is usually good at accommodating. Thank you!!

**From Kavita ( /5):**

*(Secondary Physics)*Parisa is fantastic! My son did really well after his tutoring sessions. Highly recommended!

**From Tiziana ( /5):**

*(Secondary Math)*Parisa is an excellent math tutor. Extremely knowledgeable and, importantly, fully aware of school curricula and what is needed to succeed in high school. Very strongly recommended!

**From Irena ( /5):**

*(College / University Math)*Very helpful !

**From Ofri ( /5):**

*(Casual Physics)*We looked for a teacher to lead our son (and his friend) in their first steps of discovering the wonders of modern physics and their implication of our perception of the world as thinking human beings. We did not want them to think of physics as a subject in which you just need to solve formulae in order to pass tests. We wanted the depth of physical thought. Truly, we didn't know if it is possible to teach this to 12 year old kids (even if bright kids), we didn't know how, but we hoped a way might be found.

I think we were just so lucky to meet with Parisa. She basically invented a magical root of introducing physics to such kids by way of running together thought experiments. It was exactly what we looked for and it was amazing. Partly, because of the approach of thought experiments, but more so because her amazing teaching skills to such interested students. Parisa showed it is possible to teach the depth and wonder of physics thought even without formulae.

This is how physics should be taught and Parisa is a most gifted teacher for this.

I am sure she would be good for standard formulae teaching as well, but she is the expert for really teaching the depth of physics.

If you have a bright kid around Toronto (or if you are interested yourself), Parisa's in-depth teaching is a must !

**From Matthew ( /5):**

*(College / University Math)*Simply the greatest. Very very caring, kind, patient, and a great teacher

**Reply from Parisa:**Thank you!

From Kathy (5/5):(College / University Physics)Parisa is an excellent tutor! She has a gift for explaining complicated concepts clearly and with patience. My daughter is extremely happy with the help in Physics and looked for to her sessions with Parisa. Thank you Parisa for being so good at what you do! You make a big difference!