Math and physics are both complex subjects that are built upon many years of scientists and mathematicians struggling with ideas. And in school, students are asked to tackle the same problems that faced Isaac Newton, Einstein, and others. They're not easy subjects and don't come easily to many people.
Pacific Grove, CAView Tutor
...I am familiar with Fisher/Los Gatos High School curricula (my two daughters went through the same!). My specialtiey is Middle School Common Core Algebra. I am a semi-retired engineer, with 30 years experience in Hi Tech. BS (Hons) in Physics and MS Electrical Engineering.I have completed a coursera course called Common Core in Action Math Classroom Challenges.
Los Gatos, CAView Tutor
...The subjects that I tutor include elementary and high school Algebra(Algebra I & II), Trigonometry, pre-Calculus, and Single Variable Calculus. I am a patient and caring tutor, always trying to use different methods or views to make students understand a subject. Providing real world examples is another good way to make them interested in the subject.
Cupertino, CAView Tutor
...My first one-on-one class student (described above) asked me to help him with his precalculus/calculus course after I tutored him SAT Physics subject test. The mom of my very first SAT Physics Subject test student just asked me to tutor his younger sister, who just got a 96 in her test after her...
Stanford, CAView Tutor
...After a concept is taught, if the student is accomplishing and practicing the concepts independently, they remember concepts more fully and will perform well on tests. As a fifth-grade teacher, penmanship is something I stress the importance of. My students receive a grade for penmanship, and if they are struggling, I give individual feedback to help them succeed.
Scotts Valley, CAView Tutor