...If math doesn't make sense and isn't useful, then it's pointless. 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 Semi...
Fairfax, CAView Tutor
...I remain on faculty there, teaching online courses in literacy and many other educational topics. I also have experience as an individual tutor, specializing in teaching reading to students who are experiencing challenges in traditional methods of instruction. The research in the field of literacy acquisition has led to significant changes in our ability to teach all children to read.
Santa Rosa, CAView Tutor
As a student and then a scientist for many years, I have a love of learning that has grown into a wish to teach. My PhD in biology opened me up to how math and science relate to our everyday lives and the world around us. I try to bring that into my tutoring whenever possible and find that underst...
San Ramon, CAView Tutor
...It is the stepping stone to the world of Math. It is the basis of Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Pre-Claculus and Calculus. I focus on making the basics strong through customized work-sheets.
Union City, CAView Tutor
...When I meet with my students, I like to create a plan and provide resources that will help them focus on their areas of difficulty. This allows them to learn at a reasonable pace and with confidence. As for meeting with my students, I prefer a quiet study space such as a library or bookstore (ex.
Walnut Creek, CAView Tutor