

"What makes a subject hard to understand... is not that before you can understand it you need to be specially trained in abstruse matters, but the contrast between understanding the subject and what most people want to see. Because of this the very things which are most obvious may become the harde...
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22 Subjects:
including
ACT Math,
reading,
calculus,
chemistry

Yasser S.
$35.00/hr
San Leandro, CA


...I do such review on an asneeded basis. An essential part of that review is supervised practice of techniques. In addition to the course work that I did for my physics master's and Ph.D degrees, I did research in the dynamics of protein molecules, including lightharvesting proteins and proteins found in nerve cells.
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14 Subjects:
including
ACT Math,
physics,
calculus,
ASVAB

Jeffrey M.
$79.00/hr
San Mateo, CA


...I tailor my teaching to that particular student's way of learning about new concepts like shapes, planes and axes. I have been tutoring writing skills for five years, working with teens and adults on college application essays, school essays and professional cover letters. I encourage students to find their own written voices, helping them express themselves more effectively.
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24 Subjects:
including
ACT Math,
reading,
English,
writing

Emma P.
$60.00/hr
Oakland, CA


...More importantly however is my ability to empathize with students. I was once a student who struggled and suffered from Attention Deficit Disorder. This background combined with my educational training allows me to find weaknesses and build lesson plans that not only teach the subject matter bu...
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40 Subjects:
including
ACT Math,
reading,
English,
calculus

Douglas H.
$35.00/hr
San Francisco, CA


...I have a Bachelors in Mathematics and have a formal mathematical training which enables me to communicate the ideas and concepts behind mathematical formulas in a clear way. Consequently, memorization of mathematical formulas is not the optimal path to learning mathematics. I tutored lower division mathematics at the University of California, Berkeley for at least one year.
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12 Subjects:
including
ACT Math,
calculus,
geometry,
algebra 1

Anthony N.
$45.00/hr
Berkeley, CA
