Hello, I'm Ben. I recently graduated with a bachelor's degree from UC Berkeley where I studied cognitive neuroscience, computational modeling, and linguistics. While there, I was a teaching and lab assistant in the department of computer science and was a literacy tutor in the graduate school of education.
Tracy, CAView Tutor
...I try to bring that into my tutoring whenever possible and find that understanding the material in the context of the real world can make it much more manageable (and much more fun).I tutor in math and science---whether it be geometry or calculus, molecules or ecology--and my goal is for students...
San Ramon, CAView Tutor
...I have 30+ years of teaching experience, having taught at high schools, colleges, and universities. I have a PhD in Astrophysics. I enjoy teaching tremendously and excel at one-on-one interactions with students, helping them to learn the underlying principles so that they will develop and possess the ability to tackle problems themselves.
Elk Grove, CAView Tutor
...I have also studied the Montessori Method for teaching reading and writing to children of preschool and kindergarten age. I have direct, hands-on experience in applying this methodology in the classroom and from certified Montessori educators. I have seen firsthand its dramatic benefits to students.
Vacaville, CAView Tutor
...I know how school is. I've spent plenty of time in the roles of both student and teacher. There are serious issues with the way our education system both motivates and tests students.
Berkeley, CAView Tutor