...Additional details: I have worked as both a paid and volunteer research assistant in two university-level research laboratories at UC Berkeley. I have completed upper division undergraduate coursework in learning and memory as well as in research design and data analysis. My research experience led to my being published as co-author in several peer-reviewed scientific journals.
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...There are two main areas of difficulty that chemistry students encounter: 1) understanding chemical principles (concepts), and 2) solving chemistry problems (applied math). Jordan prepares his students for concepts and problem solving by showing them how to think like a chemist - this is undoubte...
Long Beach, CAView Tutor
I discovered a talent for teaching during my time at Cal Poly Pomona as an engineering major. While working towards my graduation as valedictorian and summa cum laude, I found many of my classmates struggling with their assignments. I soon developed a reputation for my ability to walk them through their difficulties.
Alhambra, CAView Tutor
...When we studied circles, I bought an unsliced pizza and showed them that the pizza is a circle. Then when I cut the pizza, I showed them that the slices of pizza were shaped like triangles. In addition, after the completion of an author study, each child would write a letter to the author and share their likes or dislikes about the book; and/or questions about the characters in the book.
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...I default to an informal style of teaching in all areas and prefer to work with talented, hard-working, ambitious students, although I have extensive experience serving as an academic adviser and IEP advocate in the California public school system as well. All of my students receive academic adv...
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