...I also find real-world applications for the Calculus concepts so students see how relevant math is in their lives. When I teach math concepts such as Geometry, I try to make it more engaging for the student by connecting the math concepts to other subjects. Some students relate more to the language of math so I'll discuss the etymology of unique math terms.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...ESL: I studied and minored in ESL at university and have taught English to all ages, preschool to adult, in Austria and Brazil. I currently tutor many wonderful ESL students from all over the world. PORTUGUESE: I speak fluent Portuguese, have lived on and off in Brazil since 1994, and possess a certificate in Portuguese language.
Santa Cruz, CAView Tutor
...I also am talented at breaking down difficult material and explaining it in a way easy to understand, tailored to the level the student is at. As I've always said, "If you can't explain it to an intelligent 12 year old, then you don't really understand it" I explain to my students because I u...
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...I have tutored elementary school children in reading and writing, especially those who are English as a second language. I have knowledge in Algebra, Geometry, and Statistics, but believe that Algebra is one of my stronger areas of math. I am excellent with homework help and can keep students engaged with learning.
Watsonville, CAView Tutor
Math and physics are both complex subjects that are built upon many years of scientists and mathematicians struggling with ideas. And in school, students are asked to tackle the same problems that faced Isaac Newton, Einstein, and others. They're not easy subjects and don't come easily to many people.
Pacific Grove, CAView Tutor