Teaching mathematics, I aim to convey to my students the thrill of discovery that comes with true understanding. To do mathematics effectively is to learn actively, through some degree of struggle and trial-and-error. Otherwise, mathematics remains a disjointed jumble of intimidating facts, easily forgotten and never appreciated.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...I went to school at UC Berkeley and have an MBA as well. I love working with people from all over the world to help improve their communication and productivity. I currently teach ESL at a local Adult School and have tutored for various organizations including the International Center of New Yo...
Mountain View, CAView Tutor
...Moreover, I think tutoring is more private where I can know more about my students' needs, figuring out more targeted plans to help students improve their learning, which is something that cannot be settled in regular classroom settings. I care about my students, so I really hope that they can a...
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...I have also been a teaching assistant for electrical engineering courses, and have been a tutor in lower division college level math and physics. I have a Ph.D. in electrical engineering, and I wrote my dissertation on a topic in solar physics. I have taken many courses in electrical engineering and advance physics that required the use of advanced differential equations.
Santa Cruz, CAView Tutor
...Process impacts many vital areas, such as motivation and concentration, which are a essential to a student's success. Without a focus on process or training in psychology, many tutors will help a student's grades go up, but they also create a dependency relationship; this unhealthy dynamic means...
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