DAVID A. MAZUR

Website:

http://www.MazurMathematics.net

149 Short Beach Road

Smart Phone site:

http://m.math-tutor-ct.net

Branford, CT�� 06405

E-Mail:

David@MazurMathematics.net

 

Phone:

475-221-6646

OBJECTIVE:�� Employment as a one on one tutor or a group instructor of:
����High or Upper School level Algebra 1 and 2, PreCalculus, Geometry, and Calculus AB/BC
����Middle School level PreAlgebra and Algebra 1
����College level Algebra, Calculus 1 and Calculus 2

SUMMARY

   Trained and experienced in teaching mathematics.

   Common Core State Standards familiarity.

   Experience in industry.

PHILOSOPHYOFEDUCATION

   The focus of an educator�s responsibility is not to teach, but rather for students to learn.

   K-12 student learning should include gaining understanding of how to use and apply knowledge, preparation
for future learning, expansion of options for the future, and preparation for life.

EXPERIENCETEACHING

Tutoring the following within 2014 to present.

   Algebra 1

   Algebra 2

   Precalculus

   Trigonometry, in context of Algebra 2 and Precalculus

   SAT Mathematics section preparation

   AP Calculus AB concepts

   College Calculus 2

H. C. Wilcox Technical HIgh School, Meriden, CT, 2012-2013

   Teaching Algebra 2 and Algebra 1

TEACHER SUBSTITUTE, Guilford Public Schools, Clinton Public Schools, North Branford Public Schools,
and Kelly Educational Staffing (Hamden, East Haven, Branford Public Schools), 2011-2012

OXFORD ACADEMY, Westbrook, CT, 2009-2011
Teaching in a one to one student to teacher ratio per class for up to 8 classes at a time.

   Teaching Calculus, Precalculus, Algebra 2, and Algebra 1

   Holistic Curriculum Committee

HILL REGIONAL CAREER HIGH SCHOOL, New Haven, CT, 2005-2008

   Teaching Precalculus, SAT Math Review, Honors Algebra 1 and College Algebra 1

   Technology Committee

   NEASC Community Committee

ELISABETH C. ADAMS MIDDLE SCHOOL, Guilford, CT, 2005

UNDER SCSU STUDENT TEACHING

   Teaching Prealgebra and Geometry

   Chaperone for school dance and for class trip to American Museum of Natural History in NYC.

UNIVERSITYEDUCATION

SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY (SCSU), New Haven, CT

   Secondary School Mathematics Teacher Certification, graduate program, 40 credits, 2005
(13 graduate course credits plus 27 undergraduate course credits)

   Mathematics-Topology, graduate course, 3 credits, 2011

   Classroom Group Processes With Exceptional Children [special needs], graduate course, 3 credits, 2008

   Teaching Mathematics to Accelerated Students and Low Achievers, graduate course, 3 credits, 2012

UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAVEN (UNH), West Haven, CT

   Curriculum Design, graduate course, 3 credits, 2009

   Principles of Classroom Management, graduate course, 3 credits, 2009

   Teaching Strategies in Mathematics, graduate course, 3 credits, 2008

UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT (UConn), Storrs, CT

   B.S. Electrical Engineering, 138 credits, 1972

TECHNOLOGYANDSOFTWARESKILLS

   TI-84 and TI-89 graphing calculators, Geometer's Sketchpad, Interactive White Board.

   Microsoft Power Point, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word

   Developed a website for student access to grades, assignments and resources

EXPERIENCEWITHCHILDRENOTHERTHANTEACHING

   Music leader and staff assistant at Camp Joy, circa 1986-1995
Camp Joy operated one week each August, serving children, and some adults, with disabilities.

EXPERIENCEINOCCUPATIONSOTHERTHANTEACHING

EDWARDS SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY (EST), Cheshire, CT, and predecessor organizations, 1988-2003
Manufacturer and marketer of electrical signaling appliances, fire alarm systems, and other products.

Agency Liaison Engineer:

Served as liaison to national and international certifying/standards agencies

Underwriter's Laboratories (UL), Underwriters Laboratories of Canada (ULC), Canadian Standards Association (CSA),
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA), Factory Mutual (FM),
T�V-Rheinland and T�V-America (both T�V organizations being USA located branches of German based testing organizations).

   Provided guidance and information regarding these agencies� design and test requirements.

   Reviewed new product design and specification modifications for compliance to agencies' requirements.

   Resolved conflicts between the agencies' product certifications and EST's production or needs.

   Reviewed, for comment and communication, proposed revisions to the agencies' standards.

   Maintained the agencies' description files for EST products.

   Interfaced between certifying/standards agencies and EST's staff to establish and/or maintain the agencies' certification
of new or modified EST product, providing the agencies with comparative and/or technical information as applicable
to enable waiving of certain tests toward goal of reducing investigation costs.

U S ELECTRICAL MOTORS DIV. (USEM), Emerson Electric Co., Milford, CT, 1972-1987
Manufacturer of electrical motors, gears and drives.

Application Engineer, 1987

   Applied and modified standard designs to customers' special needs.

Sr. Product Engineer (agency liaison), 1979-1986

   Served as liaison to certifying/standards agencies UL, CSA, FM, and NFPA, performing the same activities and
functions detailed above for "Agency Liaison Engineer" under EDWARDS SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY.

   Special Contribution:
Prevented unnecessary product restriction and re-test for hazardous locations electrical motor industry,
using written communication and in person presentation to the relevant National Electrical Code (NEC) committee.

Marketing Services Supervisor, Large Apparatus Orders, 1976-1979

   Supervised personnel and function of order processing
and performed tasks of Marketing Services Specialist, Large Apparatus Orders (defined below).

Marketing Services Specialist, Large Apparatus Orders, 1975-1976

   Audited price vs. specifications and coordinated resolutions of price vs. specifications conflicts.

Inside Sales Engineer, 1972-1974

   Serviced Outside Sales and customers by providing technical support and pricing information,
entering and expediting orders and resolving customer's needs.

PROFESSIONALAFFILIATIONSFORAREASOTHERTHANTEACHING

   UL's Standards Technical Panel for Signaling, Audible Signaling Appliance Standard, 2002-2003

   UL's Ad Hoc Committee for Zone Classified Hazardous Locations, 1995

   UL's Ad Hoc Committee for Electrical Equipment used in Hazardous Locations, 1995

   UL's Industry Advisory Conference for Notification Appliances, 1994

   CSA subcommittee for Motors and Generators For Use In Hazardous Locations Standard, 1985-1986