Teaching mathematics, I aim to convey to my students the thrill of discovery that comes with true understanding. To do mathematics effectively is to learn actively, through some degree of struggle and trial-and-error. Otherwise, mathematics remains a disjointed jumble of intimidating facts, easily forgotten and never appreciated.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...I also have work experience as a Medical Lab Tech running blood chemistry tests. My education includes a B.A. in chemistry, a B.A. in mathematics plus 90 graduate units in pure and applied mathematics. I absolutely love science.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...In Wyzant's Elementary Math test I scored a 100%. I have taught math and English to elementary school children. I have taught math, pre-algebra, algebra 1, and geometry to elementary school children and to children in Grades 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th Grade levels. I am very good at teaching math and English.
Cupertino, CAView Tutor
...By working with different ages and varying degrees of skill I've found the best way to communicate and relate subject material to the individual rather than a target grade level. My style of tutoring is an inquiry-based learning system that focuses on critical thinking and deduction rather than ...
Pleasant Hill, 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