...I have/am tutoring several students in geometry. I am able to help them improve their visual perception to allow them to solve the problems more easily. Also I will be able to help them improve their skill in solving proofs by emphasizing that it is like an interesting puzzle.
San Ramon, CAView Tutor
...As I continued working with them, they kept telling me things such as "You should really consider being a teacher," "You are really good at explaining things," "Your explanation is so clear," or "I would have aced my calculus and physics classes in high school if my teachers had taught the way yo...
Saratoga, CAView Tutor
...F. believes that "drill and kill" problem solving sessions are necessary for developing an efficient, almost reflexive approach to problem solving, his primary emphasis is always on the why behind the subject matter, not the mechanics of problem solving. Dr. F has consistently found that those students who grasp ?the why? can easily learn the mechanics.
Boulder Creek, CAView Tutor
...I assign practice tests to be done between sessions and we work through all of those problems. You can definitely improve your SAT math score with practice, and the practice is certainly more valuable with a guide to provide explanations and strategies. Strategies are key because the types/forms of problems on the SAT are the same from test to test.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
I have a Bachelors' degree in Molecular Biology from San Jose State University. I have been tutoring chemistry/physics and mathematics to High School Students for the past several years. I have also been tutoring at the Junior College Level in biology/chemistry and organic chemistry.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor