...I specialize in tutoring chemistry, math, and physics to help students achieve success in school, and on the various standardized tests. My goal is not only to help the student learn, but create an interest in the subject as well, as I have found that interest and curiosity are the best motivators. I try to challenge students to do their best, without overwhelming them.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...I have extensive problem-solving experience including winning 1st place at the 2007 ICTM State Math Contest, qualifying for the USA Math Olympiad, and placing in the top 500 in the national Putnam competition. My tutoring methods vary student-by-student, but I specialize in breaking down problem...
Mountain View, CAView Tutor
...I tutored three years of calculus while in college. I got straight A's in all my math classes in school, and received a 5 on my AP calculus exam. I am a practicing mechanical engineer at a medical device company, and use the concepts I learned from calculus to solve challenging real world problems.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...Many students entering algebra need work on arithmetic with fractions, how to calculate least common denominators, etc. I very often start by showing my student how to write out the prime factorization of the integers from 1 to 50, and then having the student continue, as a homework exercise, fr...
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...It is a much improved Exam. I was always considered an excellent and patient teacher, receiving an award for Excellence. I taught Physics and Math.
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