...For older students I find it more important to teach them how to study and organize their time. This is something that I have found is lacking in today's fast paced and technology driven world. No matter what the age group, I do try to make the subjects relevant to the student.
Whittier, CAView Tutor
...I think the key to focusing a student's comprehension is to inspire them with examples, illustrations of the utility of the analytic tools and techniques that come from a mastery of the subject. My background in the Physical Sciences has equipped me with an effective and inexhaustible supply of these. Trigonometry is, to me, the introduction of the potency of geometric analysis.
Orange, CAView Tutor
...Every problem has two parts: the first is recognizing what kind of problem it is (i.e., quadratic equation) and the second is the mechanics of working it out (i.e., arithmetic skills). I have been tutoring since I was in high school myself. I keep it simple and fun! I have given students confidence in their math skills which has transferred into overall confidence in themselves.
Santa Ana, CAView Tutor
...I try to approach math from a logical perspective so that the formulas and functions make sense. I am especially fond of Trigonometry, and Pre-Calculus (which is basically a review of all math learned to that point, plus a little Calculus thrown in), although I am most experienced with Pre-Algeb...
Fountain Valley, CAView Tutor
...I listen to ExamKrackers Audio Osmosis in my car every day; I take a practice section on E-MCAT every night. I realize that half the battle is figuring out how to approach the test with confidence, and I can get you there, too. I studied for and passed the CBEST test myself.
Laguna Beach, CAView Tutor