...I ask questions to encourage new ideas and involved learning. Mathematics is such an important subject to get a grasp of, and is a prerequisite for a multitude of exciting professions. It is also a practice that can help a student develop as a critical thinker: learn to notice relevant information, make logical connections, and develop attention to detail.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...In the fall I will be attending graduate school at Stanford University learning about the re-design of 21st century education and methods to coach teachers in improving their practice. As a tutor, I am very open to helping a student in any capacity they wish. I have traditional resources in tex...
Stanford, CAView Tutor
...I am well versed in each subject, the common core standards, 3 different text books, and the AP tests. With my students I try to make topics easy to understand by relating them to real world situations, creating several examples, showing problems step by step, and patiently watching them comple...
Walnut Creek, CAView Tutor
...Students can learn more especially because it is adapted to the strong and weak points of a student. My approach varies depending on the student?s needs and learning style. However my teaching philosophy is based on encouraging students to think for themselves, using real-world examples wherever possible.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...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