...I often find, when working with my students, that an important component of the tutoring is attention to these skills in addition to the specific subject areas for which tutoring had been requested. I have a BA in mathematics from UCLA, where linear algebra (matrices, vector analysis, etc.) were...
Novato, CAView Tutor
...I am a big believer that learning is most meaningful through creating and sharing. Whether we create strategies or projects, I will work with students to reflect on the process of learning in order to set them up for long term success. I enjoy helping kids with their challenges and bring a balance of patience and positive energy to help learners find success.
Stanford, CAView Tutor
...If a student gets stuck, then I will try other ways to explain the problem to them that will help direct them towards the solution. Often I set homework, which may be due the next session, or may be ongoing with check-ins with me. Their improving grades and greater confidence provide me with the professional satisfaction that I have given valuable and valued help.
San Rafael, CAView Tutor
...I will help explain the concepts and terms in simple English and with everyday examples. In a sense, Geometry is misnamed. On the surface, it appears to be focused on angles, lines, polygons, circles and arcs and how they relate.
Sonoma, CAView Tutor
...My philosophical approach to teaching acknowledges that students are significant contributors to their learning. They have experiences both inside and outside of the classroom, which they bring to the learning process. This information is part of the student / teacher dialogue, which forms the instructional process.
Dublin, CAView Tutor