

...I agree strongly with psychologist Carol Dweck that success has to little to do with inherent "smartness" and comes from effort, practice and trying new things. I prefer to allow students to explore multiple ways to solve a given problem. I believe that reasoning out a formula is far better than memorizing it.
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14 Subjects:
including
SAT math,
calculus,
geometry,
physics

Sal V.
$100.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA


...An experienced and professional tutor, I work closely with students to target lofty, yet achievable goals. I seek to challenge my students so that they work to achieve their highest potential. I do all that I can to meet my students' time needs, from meeting in a variety of convenient locations to setting up appointments by text message.
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14 Subjects:
including
SAT math,
reading,
writing,
GRE

Lynne Z.
$70.00/hr
Stanford, CA


...I have worked with several families by helping the students with homework and test preparation. If the students didn't have enough work to fill the hour, I supplemented with Spanish materials. I am somewhat of a homework coach.
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15 Subjects:
including
SAT math,
Spanish,
English,
geometry

Bridget K.
$95.00/hr
Menlo Park, CA


...Upside down E's and A's can be confusing...Always....Sometimes... Getting to the details of each statement and it's composite statement of undeniable conclusion, can take more creativity than writing music or literature. Understanding in this course helps one define truth in other nonnumerical ...
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18 Subjects:
including
SAT math,
calculus,
statistics,
geometry

Paige W.
$65.00/hr
Newark, CA


...I was able to raise students reading levels by an average of 2.5 grade levels in one term. Also, raised the pass rate for the CAHSEE by over 200%.Teaching has given me a passion in mentoring and teaching students through innovative and engaging ways. I like to build relationships and leverage that to really understand the need of the student.I taught English for two years in Sacramento.
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14 Subjects:
including
SAT math,
English,
reading,
writing

Tobby Y.
$40.00/hr
Sunnyvale, CA
