...I have thousands of hours of one-on-one teaching, tutoring, and curriculum development experience over the past 15 years (8 years in Palo Alto) and I am familiar with classes at local schools, many Stanford classes, local and national Standards, and standardized tests. I have had success tutorin...
Palo Alto, 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
...When I teach math concepts such as Calculus, 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. Calculus has a natural connection to science, especially Physics, so I make those connections whenever possible.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...When students develop a pattern of critical thinking, despite the academic challenges that they might encounter, they will never be shaken, and will be able to think their way out of any situation. With my students, I am not content with merely giving each student the information they need for s...
Los Gatos, CAView Tutor
Math and physics are my favorite subjects to tutor! I earned my BS in Physics with Honors from Caltech and my MS in Physics from Cornell University. While I was at Cornell I spent a year TAing for the general physics autotutorial course ? ?autotutorial? here meaning no formal lectures, just one-on-one tutoring from TAs for both homework and exam questions!
Redwood City, CAView Tutor