...My Philosophy is that mathematics provides a critical foundation for other learning. Young people can grasp advanced concepts early on. Creative approaches to Mathematics education that work well for gifted students can help students of all levels and backgrounds succeed in Math.
Sonoma, CAView Tutor
...I helped them to learn the material by turning it into some kind of game and then watched them do their homework. When one of them made a mistake I helped them to figure out their mistake and then correct it by themselves. I love teaching and I hope to be with the kids for many many years.I have many years of Algebra instructor experience in different colleges and universities.
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
...I have practiced Zen Buddhism for several years, and, while I certainly do not try to indoctrinate anyone, I can teach students techniques for increasing attention and handling emotions. I have also developed unique methods for teaching executive functioning skills, such as organization, time ma...
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...Since then, I've expanded my toolkit to include C, PHP, and Python. In a formal setting, I've taught basic C for Arduino programming through Workshop Weekend and the Crucible in Oakland. Programming is fun -- it doesn't matter what language you get started in; all that matters is that you're working on a project that deeply interests you!
Oakland, CAView Tutor
...I have found it to be critical to be sure that the student has mastered skills from Algebra 1 before going forward. My first session thus usually involves some diagnosis of which skills the student needs help with before going on to Algebra 2. A firm base on which to build is required.
San Mateo, CAView Tutor