...I meet students with varying skill levels, mathematical backgrounds, and academic goals, and I tailor my lessons accordingly. I bring out hands-on materials when a student needs help visualizing and making abstract concepts more concrete. I ask questions to encourage new ideas and involved learning.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...One of my high school students was completely math-phobic, but I helped him to finish a geometry course two weeks before the year ended, and score highly enough on an Air Force placement test to earn a coveted assignment. Another adult student went on to be a teacher and recently thanked me for ...
Santa Cruz, CAView Tutor
...I discovered how much I enjoyed academia, and I went on to pursue my PhD in chemistry at UC Santa Cruz, where I graduated in June 2015. Throughout graduate school, I have taught and mentored undergraduate and high school students in chemistry. I believe that teaching and mentoring are great ways to build confidence, morale, and rapport with students.
Palo Alto, CAView Tutor
...I have seven years experience working with special needs children in educational and residential settings. The children I worked with often needed one-on-one attention in order to get through the day. I was lucky to have a job that allowed me to spend the time to provide children with a measure of success.
Gilroy, CAView Tutor
...I try to find out each student?s weak areas and then patiently help them to overcome their weaknesses such that their weaknesses gets transformed through my dedicated teaching into strengths for them. Learning is a lifelong process and acquiring the knowledge gives my student the inspiration and confidence to succeed. I have taught University of California undergraduates for over 5 years.
Cupertino, CAView Tutor