...My tutoring methods vary student-by-student, but I specialize in breaking down problems and asking questions to guide the student toward discovering and truly understanding concepts which helps with retention and effective test-taking. I take pride in the success of each and every one of my stud...
Mountain View, CAView Tutor
...It is essential when teaching calculus to make full use of graphs, even when problems can be solved exclusively with equations. There is frequent confusion between a function and its derivative function, and this confusion can be remedied only by lots of practice with graphs. Calculus classes now include some physics, particularly the physics of trajectories.
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...I take care to ensure understanding through quizzes, and by conversing with the student about the subject. I also am talented at breaking down difficult material and explaining it in a way easy to understand, tailored to the level the student is at. As I've always said, "If you can't explain...
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...I have an Bachelor's degree in mathematics from the University of Santa Clara and a Master's degree in mathematics/engineering from Stanford University. I'm a patient tutor with a positive, collaborative approach to building mathematical skills for algebra, pre-calculus, calculus (single variabl...
Los Altos, CAView Tutor
...Calculus has a natural connection to science, especially Physics, so I make those connections whenever possible. I also find real-world applications for the Calculus concepts so students see how relevant math is in their lives. When I teach math concepts such as Geometry, I try to make it more engaging for the student by connecting the math concepts to other subjects.
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