...I believe that encouraging students to take an interest in subject matter--and discussing it with them enthusiastically--helps to improve their understanding and comprehension. I graduated from university with high honors and distinction in my major. Before graduating from San Diego State University, I tutored high school and junior high school students in math and social studies.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...I have taught the math part to both the SAT and ACT prep courses through Silvan Learning for the past 3 years. I have helped my students raise their scores significantly with this program. Given one of the test prep manuals I can help you raise your scores too.
Belvedere Tiburon, CAView Tutor
...I'm good at zeroing in on precisely what's giving you trouble, and will break each problem into pieces you can understand and learn. While a graduate student at UC Berkeley, I received the University teaching award for statistics, and my undergraduate students consistently gave me the top rating...
Hercules, CAView Tutor
...I have taught English as a Second Language in Brazil for 10 years and Portuguese as a foreign language in the USA for five years (at UNM and Vanderbilt University). I have a strong conviction that acquiring cultural knowledge aggregates an essential component to the language learning process. In...
Emeryville, CAView Tutor
...I tutor on a side-by-side basis: I work through a problem with my students, explaining the steps as I go. After going through that problem, I ask the student to walk me through a similar problem and ask as many questions as he/she needs. This side-by-side approach gives a hands-on learning expe...
Albany, CAView Tutor