...Applications are critical for hands-on understanding and to build the mathematics into our physical world. After all, calculus was developed to help communicate and model the world around us. Nerdy aside: what piqued my interest in this subject was when I was awestruck to find out that y = x^2 and y = 2x were related.
Fairfield, CAView Tutor
...I am well versed in each subject, the common core standards, 3 different text books, and the AP tests. With my students I try to make topics easy to understand by relating them to real world situations, creating several examples, showing problems step by step, and patiently watching them comple...
Walnut Creek, CAView Tutor
...My style is personable, engaging, and easygoing. I have extensive knowledge of pretty much all of math through the end of college, and of statistics well beyond that. I'm good at zeroing in on precisely what's giving you trouble, and will break each problem into pieces you can understand and learn.
Hercules, CAView Tutor
...Many say they are tricky but what they are doing is making students think as well as simply remember some procedures. The best way to get a high score is to practice, practice, practice, because then you start to think the way the writers do! While I was home caring for my children, I taught GED courses in East Hartford, CT for more than 4 years.
San Carlos, CAView Tutor
...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