...I often think that when concepts are communicated in class, without a personalized level to the explanation, much can be lost to the student due to the manner in which the concept is explained or a lack of engagement from the teacher. Especially in math, in which I think an underlying hold on co...
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
...This class is a wonderful foundation to the building blocks of mathematics. Pre-Calculus is a wonderful bridge between Algebraic concepts and Calculus applications. Much of this course requires the use of a calculator with trigonometric functions.
Fairfax, CAView Tutor
I have a Ph.D. in Chemistry and Biochemistry from UCSD. I have professional experience as a teaching assistant at UCSD, where I taught 3 quarters of Organic Chemistry and 1 quarter of a graduate level molecular structure determination course. Although my research focus is in Biochemistry, I have a...
Novato, CAView Tutor
...I assess students' mastery of concepts using both formative (such as the use of dry-erase boards and exit tickets) and summative assessments regularly so that I can gauge how much and what they've learned within a given time frame. I have been married to my lovely wife for almost 25 years. We have three children in different stages of life, and each is quite different from the others.
Vacaville, CAView Tutor
...I integrate technology where appropriate, and present a curriculum that had room for students to explore their own curiosities. I focus not just on the content, but also the scientific process. I ask open-ended questions and give my students the tools to discover systematically the answers, which I believe are fundamental to their educations.
Santa Rosa, CAView Tutor