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...I am highly skilled in teaching techniques for all elementary-school subjects, and have extraordinary patience and creativity for teaching learners who may have special learning challenges. My strengths lie in the teaching of reading, language arts, and elementary mathematics, but I feel amply q...
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...He is constantly reminding his students that chemistry is NOT converting a bunch of numbers into other numbers but, rather, understanding WHY molecules do what they do when molecules interact: the focus of his lectures is predominantly on learning to ?think like a molecule?. When he isn?t tea...
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...In a short span of time I grew to love these children, and I saw how a gentle, caring word and a smile could go a long way. After graduating with a B.S. in Psychology, it was interesting that I was not getting job offers in the field of psychology, but in the field of education. So there I was, working as a Teacher?s Assistant at a tutoring center and as a Substitute Teacher.
San Ramon, CAView Tutor
...For students who need help with history or math, I help a child complete and understand their homework. Since many test questions on history revolve around dates or events, I will help the student make timelines and brief summaries of events to help the student remember them. In cases where mor...
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