...I like to first establish the knowledge base of my student. We then work together to build on it, with lots of supervised practice and homework, to expand knowledge and mastery. Pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, analytic (e.g., Cartesian) geometry, calculus, simple differential equations, matrices; classical mechanics, electricity and magnetism, elementary atomic and quantum physics.
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...I have 2 years experience tutoring Geometry through a College Math Learning Center. I've received excellent feedback from students and staff at the learning center. I've also had 1 year experience tutoring geometry privately.
Palo Alto, CAView Tutor
...My PhD in biology opened me up to how math and science relate to our everyday lives and the world around us. I try to bring that into my tutoring whenever possible and find that understanding the material in the context of the real world can make it much more manageable (and much more fun).I tut...
San Ramon, CAView Tutor
...I first began tutoring while a student majoring in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, and then tutored full-time as an AmeriCorps member in San Jose. Since then, I have tutored students in elementary school, middle school, high school, and college. I believe my greatest asset as a tutor is being able to share my enthusiasm for learning with my students.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...When I started tutoring, I realized I had an immense passion for it - I really enjoy the challenge of figuring out how to break a problem down to its most elemental steps, and to meet a student at their level of proficiency. I did this both through the tutorial center at Los Altos High School an...
Los Altos, CAView Tutor