Farah

what makes her an awesome tutor

I appreciate that people learn things differently and so I change the way I teach concepts to best suit each of my students. I truly believe that the right environment combined with hard work and persistence will lead to success. It’s all about finding what works best for you and that’s what I’m here for. Also, you’ve got this.

fun facts

Life Goal:  To learn from and make a difference in the lives of the people I meet.

Words to Live By: “Be silly, be honest, be kind” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Favourite Mathematical Weapon: Approaching a question like it’s a puzzle, breaking it down until you have all the pieces you need. After that it’s only a matter of putting the pieces together. 

get to know farah

Education: I have an Honors Bachelor of SI have an Honors Bachelor of Science and am currently working on a Master's of Science degree, both from the University of Toronto. 

Fave Tech device: Spotify App. Any device that I can have Spotify on! 

Fave Book: The Glass Castle by Jaennette Walls

Fave Song: Awake by Tycho

Fave Outfit: Sweater and jeans

Fave TV Show: It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Friends

Fave Movie: Pitch Perfect

When you're not crunching numbers: I’m probably with my friends. Probably having coffee and dessert or watching movies (or both :D)

What's the best thing about you? I am always trying to make sure that everyone around me is happy and feels comfortable. And I can bake a really good cookie brownie

nerd alert! 

I memorized the first 20 elements of the periodic table for class when I was twelve. I still test myself on it sometimes.