...All too often, the time and grade pressures of school stunt exploration and incentivize the memorization of the exact procedures needed to succeed on exams-- i.e. school implicitly "teaches to the test". The students that get sucked into this trap are missing out intellectually, but there are al...
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
I have a passion for helping young people in maximizing their potential and fully utilizing their talents and capabilities. I am very patient and able to diagnose the needs of each student under my care. In addition to the ability to explain things clearly, I can sense the proper strategy for reaching each of my students.
San Ramon, CAView Tutor
...In fact, I enjoyed teaching so much that I kept on doing it to this day. Through the years, I have worked mostly with junior high and high schoolers, but I have also worked with kids as young as 4th graders and adults at university or community colleges. My number one goal is the academic success of my students.
Saratoga, CAView Tutor
...Effectively relating to my tutees meant combining science with mutual topics of interest. For example, I decided to relate chemistry to typical college party: Diffusion is the movement of substance from high concentration to low concentration. We can determine the relative rate at which particles diffuse.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...I first started programming in C++ in high school in 1999. Since then, I have used the language in college during labwork and for personal amusement, but not professionally. I am capable at teaching the basics of logic and translating specific problems into code.
Castro Valley, CAView Tutor