...My experience leads me to believe that to really understand something, a person really needs to struggle through the ideas, to think about them hard and crank through examples without looking at the answers. Why struggle? Well, why jog?
Redmond, WAView Tutor
...I have a great love for geometry and the associated logical thinking that is its basis; however, I also understand that its principles have many ways of being viewed, performed, and understood. My experience in math and a practicality that has come from experience, have prepared me with the abil...
Gig Harbor, WAView Tutor
...Mostly my working premise is that the student can learn the material. It is up to me to find a way of presentation that works with the student's background. I use the Socratic method a lot, asking the student questions and building on the response.
Bremerton, WAView Tutor
...Some students do a lot of memorizing formula and calculations. I believe with patience, encouragement and diligence, I like to help students to understand what I teach by explaining the concepts in details, giving and solving problems, relating problems to life applications. I solve problem by explaining the process step by step or one after the other.
Issaquah, WAView Tutor
...While tutoring, I will be asking the student to bring their notes, calculator, and scratch paper. However, I will also be bringing along my own supplies if the student accidentally forgets, but I definitely recommend the student to bring their notes so I can see what they have been learning in class. Though, this will not be necessary if it were an online tutoring session.
Tacoma, WAView Tutor