Summer Classes 2020

During this crisis of the pandemic, structure, guidance, academic support and coaching are especially crucial to nurture the growing young minds.

Extremely talented current and upcoming college students are here to help. They not only are accomplished subject experts, community leaders with tracking records, but also the most effective role models for children who are heavily influenced by peers and eagerly absorbing from their surroundings.

Youth Creates is delighted to announce online summer classes led by outstanding young leaders. Classes will be conducted on Zoom Web Conferences.

To register for the classes, please fill out the registration form. A Zoom id and password will be sent to you before the session starts.

By registering the classes, you agree to the waiver and you and your student would abide by the Participant Code of Conduct.

To learn more about the instructors, please plan to attend their presentation of “Maximize Your Highschool/College Life” on May 31st, 2020, from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm. Please fill out the registration form

Refund Policies:
1. If a student is to drop off from the class before the second session, a full refund will be issued.
2. If a student is to drop off from the class before June 22, 2020, 50% of the tuition will be issued.
3. If a student is to drop off from the class on or after June 22, 2020, no tuition will be issued.

For payment, please

  1. PayPal to youthcreatesllc@gmail.com, or
  2. Zelle to youthcreatesllc@gmail.com, or
  3. Mail a check to P. O. Box 372385, Denver, CO 80237-9998, or
  4. Contact Stephen.Zhang@youthcreates.com.

Austen Mazenko

Austen Mazenko, an exceptionally well-rounded Cherry Creek graduate, is a rising college freshman who intends to concentrate in mathematics at Princeton this fall. He has been an avid math competition competitor, with achievements including being a two-time Colorado Mathcounts state champion, two-time AMC 8 perfect scorer, and a perfect scorer on both the AMC 10 and AIME competitions. He has also directed the Denver Math Club, helping Colorado students prepare for math contests. Furthermore, he has excelled in the classroom, having received a 5 on the AP Calculus BC exam and taken graduate-level analysis courses at the University of Colorado Denver.

AP Calculus BC Preview by Austen Mazenko

Schedule:
Monday & Wednesday, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm MT
June 8, 2020 – August 5, 2020 (Break during the week of June 29, 2020)

Tuition: $450 + $20 nonrefundable registration fee

Description: Calculus, the classic pinnacle of secondary math education! In preparation for a complete year of AP Calc, this class will serve as an introduction to all of the main topics underlying both differential and integral calculus. We will build familiarity with taking limits, derivatives, and integrals while exploring the various applications of these operators, from modeling changing populations and moving particles to look at the convergence of infinite series.

AMC 8/MathCount by Austen Mazenko

Schedule:
Tuesday & Thursday, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm MT
June 9, 2020 – August 6, 2020 (Break during the week of June 29

Tuition: $450 + $20 nonrefundable registration fee

Description: This class is geared towards introducing crucial concepts and problem-solving strategies for the AMC 8 and MATHCOUNTS competition series, the two preeminent middle school math contests. It focused on establishing the fundamentals of algebra, geometry, number theory, and combinatorics, introducing not only key theorems but also strategies for approaching trickier problems.

AP Chemistry Preview by Hannah Jung

Hannah Jung is a sophomore at the University of Pennsylvania. She is majoring in Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Mathematics, while also pursuing a Master’s Degree in Chemistry. She is a part of the Vagelos Molecular Life Sciences Program at UPenn, and she hopes to pursue a career in medicine. Hannah has been tutoring for 6 years, and she loves working with students ranging from grades 1st to 12th grade and college students. She has taught different levels of Mathematics up to the collegiate level, different levels of sciences up to the different AP courses, and SAT courses. She has taught at a Korean School for 4 years.

Schedule:
Monday & Wednesday
9:30 am – 11:00 am MT
June 8, 2020 – August 5, 2020 (Break during the week of June 29, 2020)

Tuition: $450 + $20 nonrefundable registration fee

Description: AP Chemistry is an introductory college-level chemistry course. Students cultivate their understanding of chemistry through inquiry-based lab investigations as they explore the four Big Ideas: scale, proportion, and quantity; structure and properties of substances; transformations; and energy.

Derek Li

Derek Li is currently a graduating senior from Cherry Creek High School and an incoming
freshman at NYU Stern. He has journeyed through every math class up until Calculus 3 and
Differential Equations. Starting freshman year in high school, Derek has taught math classes at
Denver Chinese School which has given him a great amount of teaching experience. In
addition, he has been fairly active in competition math as he has qualified AIME three times
further showing his interest and proficiency in mathematics.

Honors Geometry by Derek Li

Schedule:
Monday & Wednesday, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm MT
June 8, 2020 – August 5, 2020 (Break during the week of June 29, 2020)

Tuition: $450 + $20 nonrefundable registration fee

Description: This proof-based geometry course covers concepts typically offered in a full-year honors geometry course. The class helps to develop mathematical reasoning, critical thinking skills, and problem-solving techniques to investigate and explore geometry.

Algebra 1 by Derek Li

Schedule:
Tuesday & Thursday, 9:30 am – 11:00 am MT
June 9, 2020 – August 6, 2020 (Break during the week of June 29, 2020)

Tuition: $400 + $20 nonrefundable registration fee

Description: Algebra 1 guides you through among other topics expressions, systems of equations, functions, real numbers, inequalities, exponents, polynomials, radical and rational expressions.