I've been teaching or tutoring for over twenty years in some form or another. For me the reward from tutoring is when I see that a student has caught onto an idea, when the light bulb goes on. In my career I've not only studied physics, mathematics and statistics, but applied them as well as time management and study skills.
Castro Valley, CAView Tutor
...Pre-calculus is a review of many topics you'll recognize from algebra, including geometry, cartesian and polar graphs, trigonometry, and solving multiple equations. Most textbooks will show you a bewildering barrage of equations to solve every kind of problem there is. My approach will touch on...
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
...I had the opportunity to teach repeat classes in addition to upper division mathematics (pre-calculus, algebra II). Interestingly, it's in my repeat classes where I learned to teach most effectively, in my opinion! Repeat students ask the tough questions: "Why do you add exponents when you multiply like factors? What does subtraction have to do with the division of like factors?
Brentwood, CAView Tutor
...Different students will respond better to one style of teaching versus another. My job as a tutor is to find out what teaching style or presentation will make my student comprehend the subject at hand better. First, I try to find out what sparks the interest in the student and then try to relate the subject matter that he or she has difficult with to that interesting topic.
Richmond, CAView Tutor
...I have played in school chamber music classes, jazz bands, and concert bands. I took guitar lessons from a professional guitarist for a year and performed in recitals. I have already taught basic music theory and lessons on saxophone.
Antioch, CAView Tutor