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Portola Valley Precalculus Tutors

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Andrew C.
...During my undergraduate junior and senior years, I was a designated tutor for my chemistry department in organic chemistry. The students who came in regularly and from the beginning saw the greatest gain. Learning organic chemistry, at large, requires a build up from the physicochemical properties of molecules and functional groups, to reactions and mechanisms, to synthesis.
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24 Subjects: including precalculus, reading, calculus, chemistry
Andrew C.
$120.00/hr
San Jose, CA
Robert J.
...My personal experience is that when a student is having trouble understanding a subject it is generally because the teaching material is not tailored to their individual learning style. This is not unusual in the classroom because the instructor has many students and does not have the time to fo...
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10 Subjects: including precalculus, calculus, physics, geometry
Robert J.
$50.00/hr
Saratoga, CA
Khoi N.
...My method of choice for tutoring is hands on one on one tutoring with the students doing active learning where they are applying what they learn to real life situations. They can apply this knowledge so that they can see future applications. I find that this method helps them visualize future skill sets where they would find joy doing a certain job.
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103 Subjects: including precalculus, reading, Spanish, English
Khoi N.
$100.00/hr
San Jose, CA
James B.
...For some, they just need me to go over the "pure numbers" slower so they can work through the understanding at their own pace. For some, drawing proper analogies to make the numbers seem "real" is a better approach. Crafting Mnemonics that are more compatible with the individual student then ones provided by textbooks is a common success tool.
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11 Subjects: including precalculus, calculus, geometry, accounting
James B.
$25.00/hr
Campbell, CA
Louise A.
...I had full classes in the evening. I also taught young women in the East Hartford school system in a group called Head Start that cared for their children while they studied to pass the CT High School Diploma Test. I did this for more than 2 years.
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13 Subjects: including precalculus, calculus, statistics, geometry
Louise A.
$75.00/hr
San Carlos, CA
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