Hi! My name is Shannon and I am a credentialed teacher for grades K-8. I taught for 5 years in a public school setting (elementary and middle school) and have an extensive tutoring background, having tutored for 10 years.
Oakland, CAView Tutor
...I majored in Physics in college and have been teaching and tutoring it for over 10 years. I have worked as a physics writer and editor and particularly enjoy helping students who feel that it is not their strong suit. I can relate it well to writers and artists as well as those with a penchant for numbers.
Palo Alto, 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
...For anyone that chooses me as a tutor, I will work diligently and personalize each lesson based on a student's base performance. I will create written and multiple choice tests to gauge a student's understanding of a subject, research a topic thoroughly to filter out essential information, const...
San Leandro, CAView Tutor
...To me, math is one of the most interesting and compelling subjects that there is. One of the reasons why I love math is that it teaches us to really think. This is more than just memorizing a certain pattern or formula for an exam, but rather developing a style of thinking that will last through every academic adversity and challenge.
Los Gatos, CAView Tutor