...My BA is in Maths and Computer Science, my PhD is in Physics, I did postdoctoral work in Biophysics, I was on the Physiology faculty at a university in Canada, and now I work in the Biotech field here in the Bay Area. My approach when tutoring is to find a way to bring the student to that "aha" ...
Redwood City, CAView Tutor
...I assign homework after lessons to follow up on key ideas or skills necessary for understanding the material (or tackling how to take the test) and I encourage feedback on things that are or aren't working. I am based in San Ramon and I have a study space available for tutoring students. However, it is no problem for me to travel to another location if that is better for the student.
San Ramon, CAView Tutor
...Show it, teach it, show it again. I'll never give the answers, they learn how to check by going backwards! I am very computer literate since I have been using computers my whole life.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...I enjoy the challenge of finding the particular explanation that makes a new idea "click" with a particular student. One-on-one, I get watch closely as a student gains ownership and confidence as their comprehension grows; it's an amazing process to witness. I attended MIT and Colorado College for my undergraduate degree, studying Mathematics with an emphasis in Computer Science.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...I also have a PhD degree with Applied Physics as my major and Material Science as my minor. I have a BS in Engineering Physics and a PhD in Applied Physics. I had to take several math courses during my undergraduate and graduate studies that covered differential equation subject.
Berkeley, CAView Tutor