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:
Hi! I’m Charley Prusky, the new Owner and Centre Director here at Mathnasium of Markham. I have been working with children for almost twenty years in various capacities, including tutoring, Pre-K education, Snow Ski Instruction, and leading children as a camp counsellor. I have a Bachelor’s degree with Honours in Sociology, and Master’s Degree in Education specializing in Early Childhood Education. I have always had a passion for math, and I hope to inspire that same excitement in students of all ages and skill levels!
I am proud to have been given the opportunity to become a member of the amazing Mathnasium family that has the distinct privilege of helping children increase their skills, have fun doing it, and gain confidence in themselves! One of my many goals at Mathnasium is to help our students not only succeed in math, but also see the beauty of math in the everyday of their lives and apply that knowledge and passion to their own interests and aspirations.
Hello! I’m Sahar, the Lead Instructor at Mathnasium of Markham. I have been teaching mathematics from elementary to university level for the past 8 years. I hold an MSc degree in Physics, specializing in Quantum Optics and I’m also a third-year student at Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. In my spare time I enjoy Persian calligraphy and playing guitar.
Bradley - Instructor
Hi, I’m Bradley. I am currently a student at Ryerson University working toward a Bachelor of Commerce degree. Upon graduation I will be pursuing a CPA designation. In my free time I enjoy playing soccer as well as other sports. From a young age I’ve had a strong passion for helping others, which led me to rewarding leadership roles such as being a mentor at a summer camp I worked at throughout high school.
I have been a member of the Mathnasium of Markham team for more than four years, and I love the team setting we provide our students. Mathnasium’s open concept layout creates a sense of community that I feel empowers students to gain confidence through their efforts to improve their math skills. With my passion for mathematics and helping others, I am happy and proud to be part of the Mathnasium of Markham team!
Rowson - Instructor
Hi, my name is Rowson. I’m currently a student at Seneca College studying Accounting and Finance. During my time at Seneca I have been a diligent student for whom classmates often come to for additional help in understanding complicated material and concepts. During my free time I enjoy playing badminton.
As a new Mathnasium Instructor with a passion for and understanding of mathematics, I am looking forward to being part of the Mathnasium of Markham team and helping students of all ages enjoy and understand math as much as I do!
Nahid - Instructor
Hi, my name is Nahid! I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, and worked for many years as a consultant engineer - I also taught and tutored students in high school math both in Canada and back in my home country for more than three years. I have a strong passion for teaching children, and enjoy making the material entertaining and applicable to real life. In my free time I like to read and spend time with friends & family.
I have been an instructor at Mathnasium of Markham for more than a year, and my experience has shown me how this program has the potential to create true value in children’s lives. At Mathnasium, we see and treat every child as an individual with unique strengths and weaknesses, understanding what they go through when it comes to handling intimidating subjects. Our amazing staff has the means to help students overcome fears and gain confidence so they can harness their true abilities and achieve their academic goals. I am proud to be part of a team that helps children gain the tools they need in order to live more prosperous and fulfilling professional lives for the future ahead of them!
Jason - Instructor
Hi, my name is Jason, and I am currently a Grade 11 student at Unionville High School. Some of my interests include basketball, skating and biking, and of course… MATH!
I have recently become a member of the Mathnasium of Markham team, and it has been a blast for me so far. Everyone is nice and respectful to each other, but best of all, whenever you need a helping hand, someone is always there to help! For me, Mathnasium is a place where I feel a sense of belonging and where I can learn while fueling my passion for teaching others.
Lyla - Instructor
Hi, my name is Lyla. I am currently enrolled in the Intensive Arts Program at Unionville High School. In my free time I enjoy going out with my friends to the movies and to eat, and I also like to play the ukulele.
I am passionate about teaching, inspiring and motivating students in building their confidence in math. I myself have been a Mathnasium student for over a year, which, now as an Instructor, has given me a strong appreciation for the core values of our teaching methodology, which I actively apply in my interactions with the students. I enjoy creating an engaging environment for kids where math becomes fun, interesting and easy to understand, which, as part of the Mathnasium philosophy, has instilled my enthusiasm to be part of the Mathnasium of Markham team!