Parwin Penrice

Sr. Lecturer, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

Contact Information

Courses

  • Calculus II
  • Calculus I
  • PreCalculus
  • College Algebra
  • Contemporary Math
  • Mathematical Methods
  • Intermediate Algebra
  • Algebra Skills

Education

  • BS, Kabul University, Kabul, Afghanistan
  • MS, Fairleigh Dickinson University
  • Completed PhD class studies program, Stevens Institute of Technology

Profile

To me, teaching is as much about passion as it is about reason. As a teacher, I am honest, fair, and try to motivate students not only to learn, but also to teach themselves how to learn. I incorporate technology into my instruction to give students the best of both worlds, that of traditional and digital teaching. I also incorporate my 15-year work experience in the pharmaceutical industry to help students work towards better careers.

Teaching style:

–       I encourage incremental progress.

–       I set high standards and set an example.

–       I encourage interaction and group work.

–       I provide opportunities for active participation.

–       I provide timely and appropriate feedback.

–       I emphasize focus and time management.

–       I respect diverse talents and ways of learning.

–       I welcome questions.


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