...Now over thirty, I can say with confidence that it is the one job in which I am most successful and most myself. Tutoring is an act of observation. It succeeds where normal instruction fails because it is geared toward a student's particular strengths.
Castro Valley, CAView Tutor
...In Math, I break everything down into their simplest ideas, so students can build a strong logical foundation for their knowledge of math, for math is the study of how simple ideas have complicated consequences. Similarly, science uses simple hypotheses and small, controlled variables to determi...
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
...I hope to inspire students to give their best effort and to persevere past their challenges, so that passion can take flight. I have earned a M.A. in Teaching for grades 4-8th. I have years of experience working with children as young as 1st grade, especially in teaching beginning reading, phonics, fluency, comprehension and math.
Oakland, CAView Tutor
...I then focus lessons to utilize the optimal style and suggest tailored study techniques to students to practice on their own. I have developed a number of tactics to help students cope with test anxiety, effectively retain material, and develop internal rewards to boost motivation in schoolwork. I completed two genetics courses as an undergraduate student at UC San Diego with high grades.
El Cerrito, CAView Tutor
...I tutored children each day during this after-school program (from 2:30-6 PM). I worked with children in a variety of grades and helped them learn mathematics, reading and writing skills, science, and more. My methods included asking questions as a diagnostic gauge of their understanding and the...
Burlingame, CAView Tutor