...Pre-calculus is often somewhat of a survey course without a unified curriculum, and I have been able to help students tie together the various topics and explain how they will be important in their future math courses. Whether it's explaining the relevance of polar graphs or giving examples of t...
Palo Alto, CAView Tutor
...In addition, I tutored one year of algebra while in high school. Education I have a master?s degree in materials science from UC Berkeley and a bachelor?s degree in chemical engineering from UC Irvine where I graduated magna cum laude. I am also a member of Phi Beta Kappa.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...My tutoring style includes ensuring that I incorporate my students' unique needs, learning styles, and interests in my lesson plans. I have found this style to be highly effective for results-focused tutoring. In addition, I have participated in an MIT program called "Four Weeks For America" during which I was placed with a Teach For America Teacher in Kingstree, South Carolina.
Stanford, CAView Tutor
...I have a masters degree in inorganic chemistry from Northwestern University. I have continued to use math, and chemistry in my engineering career building scientific instruments for chemistry research (NMR probes). I also enjoy mathematical puzzles and games. I am a chemistry graduate from UC Berkeley.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...My approach is always to be sure that the basics are mastered before attempting more advanced topics (e.g., students need to have mastered the graphical properties of linear functions before working on quadratic ones (hyperbolas, ellipses, parabolas). Since so many homework and exam problems in t...
San Mateo, CAView Tutor