...I will then ask students to explain back the lesson to me. If they are able to do so, then I will have the student do a similar problem with different numbers. I am interested in students proving they have learned the material as opposed to just completing a problem.
Dublin, CAView Tutor
...I am a graduate student at Stanford University. I have been a tutor with Wyzant for over a year in addition to tutoring throughout college, including official tutoring positions in both math and chemistry at my university. I have specific tutoring experience in algebra, calculus, chemistry, physics and SAT/ACT tutoring.
Stanford, 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
Professionally, I began tutoring in 2001, and teaching in 2006. I have been teaching, unofficially, since I was a child, sitting playmates in front of a chalkboard and explaining ideas to them. I love working one-on-one with students; it lets me diagnose where misunderstandings might be, and tailor my explanations more precisely than I can for a classroom full of students.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...Since I have also worked as a researcher and developer in "corporate America", I can easily share the relevance of algebra in the technical workplace. Yes, I have used high school algebra in my research. I have more than 90 Graduate units in pure and applied mathematics and have taught Calculus...
San Jose, CAView Tutor