...I think this is a wonderful combination: I can relate to students, understand their frustrations and fears, and at the same time I deeply understand math and take great joy in communicating this to reluctant and struggling students, as well as to well-performing students who want to maximize thei...
San Rafael, CAView Tutor
...F. believes that "drill and kill" problem solving sessions are necessary for developing an efficient, almost reflexive approach to problem solving, his primary emphasis is always on the why behind the subject matter, not the mechanics of problem solving. Dr. F has consistently found that those students who grasp ?the why? can easily learn the mechanics.
Boulder Creek, CAView Tutor
...In order to do so, my approach to teaching is offering open communication. In doing so, I allow students to express their level of comfort with material, and it also allows me to explain with analogies or avenues that are most tailored to their learning styles and preferences. Being a part of t...
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Santa Cruz, CAView Tutor
Now that I'm retired from electrical engineering I want to help students do well in school. (I designed integrated circuits at the transistor level and used mathematics to solve design problems). I was a late bloomer, and I didn't start on an academic track until my junior year in high school. So I know what it's like to be a bit lost and behind. I can help you get on track!
Concord, CAView Tutor