Our specially trained math instructors will teach your child how to understand math in an individual setting; our unique approach enables us to explain concepts really well and lend a helping hand to every student. Our tutors foster a caring, encouraging environment that helps kids thrive and learn! Read below to learn more about our talented team:
Suchita Desai, Owner/Director Mesa South and Gilbert
Suchita strongly believes that a solid foundation in math is vital for today's children to succeed. She holds two Master’s degrees in Cell/Molecular Biology and Biochemistry. After a several years of research work, she decided to shift her focus to giving back to the community in a different way. She came across Mathnasium and fell in love with the program and what it has to offer students across all grades. She has always loved and excelled in math and now, through the Mathnasium method, enjoys helping kids learn to overcome their fear and love math. She currently resides in the Valley with her family and two wonderful kids. Suchita and the Mathnasium of Mesa South team are thrilled to bring their passion to Mathnasium, helping children succeed in math in a way that makes sense to them!
Favorite Math Joke: 3 out of 2 people have trouble with fractions.
Amanda graduated from University of Northern Iowa with a double major in Elementary Education and Special Education. She has taught 2nd & 4th grade along with Special Education in Mesa Public Schools for 9 years. Currently she is a 5th grade Math teacher in Gilbert Public Schools. She is very excited to join Mathnasium of Mesa South! She can't wait to show the students how fun Math can be! See you at Mathnasium!
Favorite Math Joke: A few Math jokes for you:)
1) What do mathematicians eat on Halloween? Pumpkin Pi.
2) Why did the girl wear glasses during math class? Because it improves di-vision.
3) Why did the math book look so sad? Because if had so many problems.
Fun Facts: She has a 10 year old and 9 year old twins. She also has a dog named Gucci.
Kyle is currently attending Mesa Community College. He has always loved Math even though he wasn't best at it in his early years of school. He loves helping other students and continues to help many every year with their math homework. He is excited when he sees students face light up when they get the right answer and understand how they got it. Kyle's family is always asking him ti help them with any little Math question and he loves helping them.
Favorite Math Joke: √-1 2^3 ∑pi
Fun Facts: I am second oldest of my siblings. I was in marching band for 4 years. I can solve a Rubik's cube.
Jesse is an Engineering student at Arizona State University's Polutechnic Campus working on both his Bachelor's and Master's degree concurrently. His passion for math took off in his last year of high school thanks to two amazing teachers and since then has believed that the proper presentation is the only thing keeping people from kindling a joy for math of their own.
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Fun Facts: When not studying, he can be found gaming, toying with equations, or both!
Cassidy is currently a Senior High School. She has been a private swim lessons instructor, nanny and a babysitter. She is passionate about being an instructor at Mathnasium because she loves math and thinks it is incredibly important to understand the concepts for overall growth.
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Fun Facts: Cassidy has two siblings, love learning and is planning to become a Nurse Practitioner. She plans to attend BYU.