...But even grammar can be fun! German is my language of origin. Although I have been living in the U.S. for over thirty years, I regularly travel to Germany and keep current with the literature.
Concord, CAView Tutor
...I have taught AP Calculus for 4 years and the majority of my students have received a 5 on the AP exam. When I teach math concepts such as Calculus, I try to make it more engaging for the student by connecting the math concepts to other subjects. Some students relate more to history and culture so I'll discuss the evolution of unique math concepts.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...I want my students to make some of these words a part of their daily vocabulary. It is important for students to know that learning to study effectively will increase their ability to learn more and, as a result, help them make better grades. I teach better techniques for listening, taking notes, reading textbooks, scheduling study time, and taking tests.
Brentwood, CAView Tutor
...Writing skills include spelling, grammar, sentence structure and editing. Parents are often amazed at the difference in their child's behavior and attitude -- wonderful "side-effects" of building these basic skills. I have worked more than 10 years as an elementary school teacher and as a private tutor of children and adults.
Redwood City, CAView Tutor
...My ultimate goal as a tutor is to not be needed: I strive to increase each student's understanding of the material and self-confidence to the point that tutoring sessions are unnecessary. For test preparation tutoring, my goal is for students to walk into exams feeling relaxed and prepared. The...
San Francisco, CAView Tutor