As a Tutor for Udacity, you will bring your teaching/tutoring experience in math (Algebra, Statistics) to multiple levels of students. You should be comfortable with technology (iOS, web services, & forums) and be a strong problem solver.
Ability to meet students at their level, challenging quick students, and really breaking concepts down for the ones who are struggling.
Ability to learn the wording used in the videos.
Ability to generate different explanations until you find one that works
Organize thoughts and examples visually so they are clear for students.
Strong Math skills in algebra and statistics (though if they’re rusty, we have excellent content for reviewing).
You should get joy from helping students become more competent
You should be able to learn the ropes of a few different systems of documentation. Different classes work slightly differently.
You should be naturally patient, responsive, and flexible.
Local candidates are preferred. Udacity provides lunches, snacks, and a Caltrain pass for those who reside more than 50 miles away from our location.
Udacity - 19 months ago