...Trigonometry: just 4 questions on triangles and trigonometric functions (sine, cosine). What engenders a love of math? How can the door to its beautiful and fun aspects to be opened onto the numbers and their qualities, then remain open through algebra and beyond? Or, how and why fear and luck of confidence close that door?
Thousand Oaks, CAView Tutor
...The feeling I get when I see the material click with my students is more rewarding than any other feeling that I can think of. I have taken plenty of math courses from algebra all the way up to differential equations, and did well in all of these courses. Understanding math is essential to doing well in my field of study, so I am very comfortable with math.
Northridge, CAView Tutor
...I also work with my students to develop effective study strategies, especially crucial for good performance in calculus. I've tutored math for over 4 years, with students ranging from junior high through college ages. In high school I received a 5 on the AP calculus exam, and won a Boeing math scholarship in college.
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...I like to have the student gain an understanding of the reasons behind a particular method of solving a problem instead of merely showing a mechanical way getting an answer. I balance this teaching style with a light smattering of humor or simple chatting so that the students can begin to enjoy ...
Redondo Beach, CAView Tutor
...I can help practically any student overcome his/her difficulty in grasping the concepts in Trig. I learned English as a second language. As such, my insight into the structure and nature of this language has been very different from an American native.
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