...Algebra 1 will always be one of my favorites to teach because of the potential applications that stem from much of the rigor behind the materials covered in this course. I taught Algebra 2 a number of years at an international school. This is one of my favorite subjects to teach because it tends to be a "make or break" class for students to either love or hate math.
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor
...This is a subject that really benefits from one-on-one explanations. Each student's mind works a bit differently, and spatial reasoning combined with math can be very challenging. I tailor my teaching to that particular student's way of learning about new concepts like shapes, planes and axes.
Oakland, CAView Tutor
...Many students entering algebra need work on arithmetic with fractions, how to calculate least common denominators, etc. I very often start by showing my student how to write out the prime factorization of the integers from 1 to 50, and then having the student continue, as a homework exercise, fr...
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...However, I also recognize that anyone can enjoy success in these subjects, all one needs is the right amount of effort and a good teacher! As a participant in a number of high level Physics experiments at UCSB, ranging from the measurement of gamma rays to the tracking of supernovas, I have expe...
Martinez, CAView Tutor
...After I did, almost all of my siblings and cousins graduated from college and I was always there to help them--until I had to move to US to get my doctorate. However, to this day, they say that I not only helped them to learn, I inspired them. After school play dates at our house always started with them doing their homework after a nutritious snack.
Berkeley, CAView Tutor