

...As a magna cum laude graduate of Cornell University, I understand the pressure to constantly achieve higher goals and I enjoy helping my students to achieve theirs. As a tutor at Cornell, I realized that I am best at oneonone interactions where I can focus on the student's preferred learning m...
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40 Subjects:
including
geometry,
reading,
Spanish,
chemistry

Emily K.
$45.00/hr
Emeryville, CA


...I also lead birding outings and other natural history field trips, and have guest lectured on birds and other animals. I took the CBEST on 08/21/10 and achieved a total passing score of 217. Specific section scores include: Reading  Scaled Score: 77; Mathematics  Scaled Score: 65; Writing  Scaled Score: 75.
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43 Subjects:
including
geometry,
Spanish,
public speaking,
GRE

Fred W.
$95.00/hr
Berkeley, CA


...However, I also try to instill in my students the intellectual motor necessary to develop deep understanding. They must learn how to teach themselves. Concretely, this means I constantly ask questions to check understanding and select difficult problems that force them to apply concepts in multiple contexts.
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6 Subjects:
including
geometry,
chemistry,
physics,
calculus

Sean M.
$70.00/hr
Berkeley, CA


...I enjoy providing students with practical application to the rigor of math. The two tutoring locations I recommend are:
1) Starbucks in Strawberry an energetic atmosphere, great for those who need stimulation
2) Golden Gate Seminary Library a quiet atmosphere, free from distractions
I am curr...
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8 Subjects:
including
geometry,
calculus,
algebra 1,
algebra 2

John D.
$75.00/hr
Mill Valley, CA


...During my time at San Francisco State University I took several courses in Linear Algebra including an upper level class. Since I have been tutoring at the College of Alameda I have had several chances to refresh my understanding of the subject. I feel I am very comfortable with the subject.
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21 Subjects:
including
geometry,
calculus,
algebra 1,
algebra 2

William L.
$40.00/hr
Alameda, CA
