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
...I will then ask students to explain back the lesson to me. If they are able to do so, then I will have the student do a similar problem with different numbers. I am interested in students proving they have learned the material as opposed to just completing a problem.
San Leandro, CAView Tutor
...But it need not be scary and difficult. Often times the issue is with earlier concepts that were not mastered with confidence. I will help by explaining concepts in plain English.
Sonoma, CAView Tutor
...There are many games to make learning algebra fun! As there is no single magic formula for all students, I find making the lessons individualized the most important factor in success! Knowing algebra is a basic skill that will be tested all through the high school years and beyond.
Belvedere Tiburon, CAView Tutor
...Many of my students are taking hon. Math classes and I have my own collection of problems at or exceeding the level writing by myself or adapted from popular textbooks. I have some level of knowledge of the Math classes taught at local HS (e.g.
Pleasanton, CAView Tutor