I am a former K-8 teacher who is highly skilled in the teaching of all elementary-school subject matter. My tutoring is oriented around first discovering the place where the student's understanding is temporarily blocked, and then finding creative ways to break through that blockage so that the stu...
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...I was also the DEAN for grades 6-12 at a Christian international school. If math doesn't make sense and isn't useful, then it's pointless. I enjoy providing students with practical application to the rigor of math.
Fairfax, CAView Tutor
...When I teach math concepts such as Precalculus, I try to make it more engaging for the student by connecting the math concepts to other subjects. Some students relate more to history and culture so I'll discuss the evolution of unique math concepts. I also find real-world applications for the Precalculus concepts whenever possible, so students see how relevant math is in their lives.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...I like helping students to improve their understanding of subject matter and their study habits. I believe that encouraging students to take an interest in subject matter--and discussing it with them enthusiastically--helps to improve their understanding and comprehension. I graduated from San Diego State University with high honors and distinction in my major.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...I have addressed lectures to college audiences. I have attended graduate school for my master's and doctorate. In the course of many years of tutoring and mentoring I have assisted students in choice of college majors, encouraged them to visit campuses to see if they are a good fit and helped with applications to top schools such as Yale and Swarthmore.
Pacifica, CAView Tutor