

...As dissent comes out, the focus of attention is successfully shifted from me to the whole class and my job is to allow the students to run the class as I moderate the discussion. As they feel more comfortable in class, they seem more likely to ask questions and participate in their learning. Thus, they will have deeper impression about the answer and further understanding of the basics.
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13 Subjects:
including
calculus,
chemistry,
statistics,
Chinese

Yuanfang J.
$45.00/hr
Cupertino, CA


...I graduated from Princeton University with an undergraduate degree in mathematics, and I am starting my PhD in Computer Science at Stanford University this year. I have a strong background in math and physics with many awards at both the high school and college level. I enjoy tutoring high school students at the AP level, as well as middle school and college students.
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12 Subjects:
including
calculus,
physics,
Chinese,
GRE

Michael Z.
$100.00/hr
Stanford, CA


...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
calculus,
physics,
differential equations,
probability

Sal V.
$100.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA


...At this time I am adjunct mathematics faculty at a local college. I have experience working with all levels of student competence from gifted to challenged and am qualified and skilled to tutor all levels of mathematics and statistics from basic to more advanced undergraduate and even selective ...
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19 Subjects:
including
calculus,
geometry,
statistics,
algebra 2

Michael D.
$50.00/hr
Sunnyvale, CA


I graduated from Western Washington University with a BS in Kinesiology and Minor in Psychology. While there I taught the Anatomy and Physiology Lab and a mountain biking course. I am also an active Wilderness EMTB and have been Nursing Assistant Certified as well.
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24 Subjects:
including
calculus,
Spanish,
writing,
physics

Phil N.
$45.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
