...I strive to teach students strong fundamentals within any subject (e.g. your student is moving onto to Algebra I, but is still struggling with factors and multiples, a necessary skill for solving quadratic equations). Moreover, I also like to inspire students by showing them their academic stren...
Redwood City, CAView Tutor
...It's nice to go into an exam knowing that one can derive all those trig function values based on just two memorized facts. The key to studying for the SAT Math section is to get an SAT practice book and work on as many problems as possible. Those practice books contain the right mix of geometry, algebra, probability, etc.
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...I can make seemingly dull math/science subjects interesting, so my sessions are always interesting to my students. I highly customize to the specific needs, learning styles, and personalities of my students. Furthermore, I keep their parents updated.
Stanford, CAView Tutor
...My basic method was to make sure they understood what differentiation and integration were and how they worked before moving on to using all the shortcuts. I have a BS degree in Math from Michigan State U, a Master's in Computer Systems from Air Force Institute of Technology, and completed PhD coursework in Geophysics at U.C. Berkeley.
Alameda, CAView Tutor
...As I continued working with them, they kept telling me things such as "You should really consider being a teacher," "You are really good at explaining things," "Your explanation is so clear," or "I would have aced my calculus and physics classes in high school if my teachers had taught the way yo...
Saratoga, CAView Tutor