...What makes me a great tutor isn't simply my breadth of knowledge, but rather my ability to share that knowledge with others. Some students need to understand the big picture for a concept to click. Others need practice and encouragement to build their confidence to do well on an important test.
Novato, CAView Tutor
...I earned an ?upper second?* degree in Geology (BA Honors) with a minor in Chemistry, and worked as a geologist for British Petroleum Co Ltd, on international staff for nine years. I have been tutoring now for 25 years, either part or full time. As math, which was a strong component of my educa...
San Rafael, CAView Tutor
...Both require knowledge of basic writing rules (such as correct modifier placement, subject/verb agreement, correct pronoun usage, etc.), but the ACT has a LOT more questions on punctuation, for which I have developed a handout that is clear, thorough, and on point. Motivated students have increa...
Lafayette, CAView Tutor
...When I help students learn more about the sciences, it makes me feel so proud and so excited that there could possibly be someone out there that loves these subjects as much as I do. When you find a student that has the passion to learn the information, it feels amazing to be able to be the one ...
San Pablo, CAView Tutor
...I teach by providing conceptual background, followed by hands-on activities, and culminating in assessments. The best way to learn is to acquire information and then challenge yourself to apply what you've learned. Therefore, I push my students to use what they've learned in everyday situations.
Rohnert Park, CAView Tutor