...I will then ask students to explain back the lesson to me. If they are able to do so, then I will have the student do a similar problem with different numbers. I am interested in students proving they have learned the material as opposed to just completing a problem.
Dublin, CAView Tutor
...I have two TEFL certifications, and I am studying Language Learning and Teaching at Arcadia University. I am especially interested in emotion-based learning, and how to make learning more enjoyable and how to motivate students. I play ukulele, and I love using music in my classrooms.
San Carlos, CAView Tutor
...I also taught for two years in a private language school for adults in Berkeley, CA. I worked with students from all over the world and of all ages (over 16). I learned a great deal about teaching methods and ways to communicate clearly, regardless of the background of the student. While I really enjoyed my grammar and conversational classes my favorite was the academic writing class.
Moraga, CAView Tutor
...I hold bachelors degree in pure mathematics, having studied extensively the proofs and theories behind Geometry. I have also taught Geometry in the classroom in a rigorous and challenging prep school environment. As someone with several years of experience teaching Algebra 1 as a course, I understand the importance of pre algebra in preparing students for this critical course.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...I'm a pre-med student, so I may be a bit biased. A common problem I see with biology students is that they believe memorization and regurgitation will get them the A+, but as you progress, your teacher may test you on your ability to apply the concepts you've learned in class to real-word situat...
Oakland, CAView Tutor