January 25th, 2006

Well Read- by icon_see_you

I am so smart! S-M-R-T!

Generally speaking, I don't tutor students who are taking upper-level high school mathematics because, despite the fact that I've taken calculus and university level statistics, I am uncertain of my own memory where these subjects are concerned. Yesterday, however, one of my students, who was there for some help with his Spanish homework, finished early and asked if he could start his Algebra II. "Uh, okay," I said, suddenly feeling out of my depth. "What are you studying?"

As it turns out, I can still long-divide polynomials. Whee! *g*