...I try to focus on making it fun and adapt to their needs in a creative way. I have been working with children in foster care in core subjects from grades K-8th grade for the past three years. Sessions are two hours each, twice per week throughout the school year.
Novato, CAView Tutor
...This means I know many of the "tricks" involved in these types of tests, which is as useful, if not more, than knowing the material. As a physics graduate student, while getting my master's degree, I had to use the methods of differential equations all the time in almost all my classes and indep...
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...I evaluate a student's baseline ability and identify the types of thinking skills that can be developed. I then design specific homework assignments and "brain exercises" to not only improve their grades, and their performance in future classes, but improve their ability to think. My goal is to impart skills, not just information.
Santa Rosa, CAView Tutor
...It took me many years to truly grasp algebra and geometry, and along the way I've learned a lot of great techniques for getting math concepts, useful for those who do not find math intuitive. SAT Reading was the first subject I began tutoring back in 2006, so I know the material very well. This...
Oakland, CAView Tutor
I started tutoring informally in high school, helping friends to understand the material, but I have always loved science communication. I fell in love with science while hiking and camping with my family. I was insatiably curious and constantly trying to investigate the world around me.
Berkeley, CAView Tutor