...There are serious issues with the way our education system both motivates and tests students. All too often, the time and grade pressures of school stunt exploration and incentivize the memorization of the exact procedures needed to succeed on exams-- i.e. school implicitly "teaches to the test"...
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
...As one who once struggled with math myself, I am able to understand where students tend to get stuck. Along my journey to mastering algebra and geometry I learned some great methods for understanding math. These techniques have proven very helpful for students who do not find math intuitive.
Oakland, CAView Tutor
I graduated from Columbia University in 1985 with a Political Science degree, and was always good at math and especially good at dealing with people in a customer service environment; which is why I ended up working in the airline industry for 16 years in LA and SF. After that, I dabbled in legal a...
Daly City, CAView Tutor
...I have tutored others, off the record, in various K-6 subject matter. All in all, I have had plenty of experience tutoring elementary level students and have helped them better understand their subject material. I started playing the clarinet in 5th grade.
Pacifica, CAView Tutor
...She has an innate understanding of what colleges need and recognizes the value of an early start. Her methods are unique and they work. She has worked as a Research Scientist and a Manufacturing Engineer and Application Chemist for Bio-Rad Laboratories and other smaller start-up companies in Silicon Valley.
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