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High school student here...

Over the past year or so, I've developed an intense interest in mathematics. I work problems every day and I am constantly working to grow my knowledge.

As a junior, I am currently in AP calculus and will most likely be eligible for Calc 3 my senior year. I'm currently trying to complete 1 proof at the undergraduate level every week and have been pretty successful so far.

Has anyone on PF ever had the experience of having a professor mentor them in high school? I live close to multiple colleges and I can't help but want to learn more. There is a math tutor at my school who helps me sometimes. He checks my proofs when I finish them. Unfortunately, he didn't study that much math in college, so when I ask questions about things like complex analysis he doesn't have a lot of info to go off of and my questions eventually go unanswered or I go on Math SE.

I don't know if a professor would be willing to spare the time although I 100% would be willing to put my best effort forth in whatever they could teach me. It's hard not knowing anyone who is as interested as I am in math and who is willing to endure my questions and ideas all the time. It's hard keeping everything in my head all of the time. Is there any advice that can be given for this situation?

Over the past year or so, I've developed an intense interest in mathematics. I work problems every day and I am constantly working to grow my knowledge.

As a junior, I am currently in AP calculus and will most likely be eligible for Calc 3 my senior year. I'm currently trying to complete 1 proof at the undergraduate level every week and have been pretty successful so far.

Has anyone on PF ever had the experience of having a professor mentor them in high school? I live close to multiple colleges and I can't help but want to learn more. There is a math tutor at my school who helps me sometimes. He checks my proofs when I finish them. Unfortunately, he didn't study that much math in college, so when I ask questions about things like complex analysis he doesn't have a lot of info to go off of and my questions eventually go unanswered or I go on Math SE.

I don't know if a professor would be willing to spare the time although I 100% would be willing to put my best effort forth in whatever they could teach me. It's hard not knowing anyone who is as interested as I am in math and who is willing to endure my questions and ideas all the time. It's hard keeping everything in my head all of the time. Is there any advice that can be given for this situation?

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