...McNair Scholar, which was undoubtedly the program that changed my academic career path towards the doctorate degree and helped me get where I am today. APPROACH TO TUTORING: There is no one-size-fits-all approach when it comes to learning. Different students will respond better to one style of teaching versus another.
Richmond, CAView Tutor
...My students feel comfortable telling me what they didn't get in class in school or from their textbook, and so we are able to address those issues right away. 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.
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...I have two degrees in Natural Resources (B.S. from University of Michigan, M.S. from Cornell University), and did my Master's Thesis on avian ecology in Costa Rica. I also worked on a project studying antbirds and army ants in the Peruvian Amazon, and volunteered for 7 years at the National Zool...
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
...I am very patient and have lots of experience helping struggling math students. My hours are flexible. For regular students, I am available for help by phone for "emergency" help.I have tutored dozens of Wyzant students in calculus over the past 3 years, and have received excellent reviews rega...
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...Concepts in Algebra 2 can be applied to optimization problems, savings, and loans (exponential growth). Algebra 2 sets people up for Calculus and other higher-level math. Teaching Algebra 2 is an exciting process, and I enjoy working with students who may not "get it" right away. With patience and hard work, the light-bulb moment will not be far off.
Albany, CAView Tutor