...In college, I volunteer for a student organization that helps middle school students in impoverished areas succeed in STEM classes. I have been tutoring ever since middle school and understand common struggles that students face when trying to reach their goals. My strong points are biology and...
Stanford, CAView Tutor
I love making an intimidating subject approachable to students. I've received feedback that I make students feel more comfortable and confident about learning math. I agree strongly with psychologist Carol Dweck's theories about growth mindset: that success has to little to do with inherent "smartness" and comes from effort, practice, and learning from errors.
Palo Alto, CAView Tutor
...My goal is not only to help the student learn, but create an interest in the subject as well, as I have found that interest and curiosity are the best motivators. I try to challenge students to do their best, without overwhelming them. I expect the best from myself, and I will not charge for any lesson with which the student, or parent is not completely satisfied.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...As well as helping the student evaluate class lectures in a meaningful way, which is a good way to improve study skills for upcoming tests. I have graduated from De Anza College with an Associate's Degree in Nursing. I am able to teach all of the major drug classes related to Nursing Pharmacology.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...My basic method was to make sure they understood what differentiation and integration were and how they worked before moving on to using all the shortcuts. I have a BS degree in Math from Michigan State U, a Master's in Computer Systems from Air Force Institute of Technology, and completed PhD coursework in Geophysics at U.C. Berkeley.
Alameda, CAView Tutor