...My tutoring approach in this subject is two-pronged: I focus on general reasoning and problem-solving skills using the given scenarios and other materials as examples, and I also focus on strategies and skills specific to this section of the ACT. My general approach to tutoring elementary math is to make it fun. There are many ways to make learning math fun, depending on the student.
El Cerrito, CAView Tutor
...I thank you for your consideration. Sincerely, DaveI am very good at breaking down the concepts in Precalculus into pieces that are easy to understand and master. I will teach you not just how to solve each problem, but to understand what you are doing, why you are doing it, and how to understand it so well that you can make practical use of it later in life.
Hercules, CAView Tutor
...I have found that the best way to tutor students is to be as open with them as possible. I try to befriend each of my students because I find that when you are friends it is easier to talk openly and figure out where the student is having issues. I have learned to be very patient with students ...
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
...I like to use games to master some of the lower concepts and visual and tactile methods for the abstract Algebra concepts that are introduced in Prealgebra. Precalculus is a difficult course and different schools cover different subject matter. I have come in contact with a number of these courses both in my own education and while tutoring.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...I served two years as a teaching assistant for computer science and financial accounting courses. In addition, I also have tutoring and mentoring experience with K-12 students. I believe that any subject, regardless of the difficulty, can be simplified in manner for all students to learn and enjoy.
Oakland, CAView Tutor