...I will teach students to use context clues to figure out unfamiliar words and also use Wordly Wise and Daily Academic Vocabulary to help students increase their vocabulary. I have taught grammar. I do provide the students with a lot of examples as well as integrating learning games into my tutoring as well.
Burlingame, CAView Tutor
...I like to first establish the knowledge base of my student. We then work together to build on it to expand knowledge and gain mastery and confidence through supervised practice. The end goal is for students to show an ability to handle problems independently and with confidence, and to gain a sense that they can handle new challenges and situations that expand their comfort zone.
San Mateo, 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
...History exams, as well as the SAT Verbal section. My diverse clients range from Silicon Valley executives, venture capitalists, start-up entrepreneurs, to Stanford professors. They praise my role in their child's achievement of an average of 1-2 letter grade improvements and rejuvenated intellectual excitement.
Palo Alto, CAView Tutor
...These good habits will stick an entire academic career. If you share a similar outlook to education, please contact me to see if I can help. My first sessions are a team effort with both students and parents, and help lay the groundwork for fundamental success.
Alameda, CAView Tutor