I love making an intimidating subject approachable to students. I've received feedback that I make students feel more comfortable and confident about learning math. I agree strongly with psychologist Carol Dweck's theories about growth mindset: that success has to little to do with inherent "smartness" and comes from effort, practice, and learning from errors.
Palo Alto, CAView Tutor
...While in college, I have spent two years as the chess coach at the high school level, which included working with 10-15 students 2-3 times weekly. I also was the president of the economics club at my college for two years, and I did a lot of peer tutoring in economics and mathematics. My tutori...
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...Therefore, I specialize in high school AP statistics, as well as college introductory courses in statistics. I also specialize in Excel, Microsoft, and PowerPoint skills. As a tutor, I will address all the questions of my students, help them understand the material, and help them engage in better study habits.
San Ramon, CAView Tutor
...If not focused on, it can definitely hold a student back, but once unlocked its a great asset. I help students build simple, consistent routines. I teach them to pace study sessions to maximize focus.
Alameda, CAView Tutor
...I received my B.S. in physics from the University of California Santa Barbara in 2007 and have been tutoring off and on since then. I worked at Apple Inc. for about five years in their Environmental team working to eliminate the use of toxic substances, so I have lab experience with instrumentat...
Cupertino, CAView Tutor