...This course also continues where Geometry left off by providing a new twist on proofs. Trigonometry is a beautiful way to see patterns within Geometry using the mechanics of Algebra. By using only a handful of formulae, students can prove and transform a multitude of expressions to simplified, useful ideas.
Fairfax, CAView Tutor
As a student and then a scientist for many years, I have a love of learning that has grown into a wish to teach. My PhD in biology opened me up to how math and science relate to our everyday lives and the world around us. I try to bring that into my tutoring whenever possible and find that underst...
San Ramon, CAView Tutor
...For the ESL learner as well as for the native English speaker, expanding the vocabulary is an important part of any English lesson. Every lesson includes certain new words; and depending on the study section it will be the main focus. To get a grip on vocabulary I work with my students by looking at synonyms, antonyms, sentence completions, analogies; flash cards can be made into a game.
Concord, CAView Tutor
...I like helping students to improve their understanding of subject matter and their study habits. 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 San Diego State University with high honors and distinction in my major.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...I have been teaching U.S. Government and Politics to 12th graders for the past 8 years (this will be my 9th.) As a trained American historian, I am passionate about teaching my students to understand how the U.S. government assumed the form it has, and how the government works, so that they can...
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor