I am in my eighth year of teaching high school math. My teaching experience ranges from freshman Algebra 1 to AP Calculus. For me, the joy of teaching comes from taking a complex and difficult concept and translating it in a way that is attainable for my students. This task is a welcomed challenge that requires deep content knowledge, an understanding of my students learning needs and personal interests, and a great deal of patience. Knowing the content is only half of what makes a good tutor...