...I am also a published author and have excellent writing, spelling and grammar skills. I have a way of taking difficult material and explaining it clearly. I am hardworking and believe in doing my best.
Redwood City, CAView Tutor
...I focus on intimate discussions of conceptual learning as well as problem solving and test taking behaviors. These are the very things that a lecture or class cannot shove down a student's throat, yet are vital to long term success. I have gone through training at one of the top corporate test prep companies, and know their standards well, but this is not the right approach to education.
Alameda, CAView Tutor
...That, combined with my experience teaching other languages, makes me a very good teacher of grammar. I have probably tutored more people in geometry than in any other subject. This is not surprising, because geometry is the first class where students encounter math of a different kind, involving proofs and abstract concepts rather than simply numbers and operations.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...I am able to explain to students how their prior knowledge can be applied to new material, as well as motivate them by explaining how they'll use the information in future classes. Algebra 2 is one of my favorite courses, because students' understanding of what they learned in Algebra 1 is deepe...
Palo Alto, CAView Tutor
...I have 7 years of experience tutoring math and science and teaching experience from nursery school students all the way to graduate students. Connecting with my students on an individual level is the key to making math and science fun. As a snowboarder, rugby player, cellist, and avid traveller, I have experiences to draw on to relate to any student.
San Mateo, CAView Tutor