...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, from 51 to 100. I have found it to be critical to be sure that the student has mastered skills from Algebra 1 before going...
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
I am a Naperville North High School and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign graduate with a degree in Mathematics. I have extensive problem-solving experience including winning 1st place at the 2007 ICTM State Math Contest, qualifying for the USA Math Olympiad, and placing in the top 500 in the...
Mountain View, CAView Tutor
...I try to build on that knowledge. I provide worksheets and bring a physics demonstration/experiment kit to show concepts in action. Most students do not learn physics or math (and most things) well by just being told, some learn by seeing and some learn by doing.
Pacifica, CAView Tutor
...In my career I've not only studied physics, mathematics and statistics, but applied them as well as time management and study skills. I can help a student succeed in all these areas. My career has included a PhD in Nuclear Physics, postdoctoral work in nuclear astrophysics and over twenty years...
Castro Valley, CAView Tutor
...I?m also an advocate for studying in groups, where students can share ideas, notes and resources. It may sound clichéd, but I don?t want my classes to feel like a class, but rather a forum for building on ideas and providing access, in many ways an inspiration for Piazza, which my daughter Pooja...
Los Altos, CAView Tutor