...My goal is the best and most effective tutoring experience, so if you think something needs improvement, I want to hear about it! I know we are all busy and that things come up, so I try to be flexible with time. While I do have a 24-hour cancellation policy, I offer makeup classes.
Redwood City, CAView Tutor
Teaching mathematics, I aim to convey to my students the thrill of discovery that comes with true understanding. To do mathematics effectively is to learn actively, through some degree of struggle and trial-and-error. Otherwise, mathematics remains a disjointed jumble of intimidating facts, easily forgotten and never appreciated.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...My main method when it comes to tutoring French vocabulary is to focus on retention. I help my students construct ways to remember the sounds that make up French words by relating them to English words that contain meaning clues. When teaching both languages, I have my students write down difficult phrases, which also helps them with retention.
Palo Alto, CAView Tutor
...I have taught geometry at several high schools and enjoy this part of the curriculum especially. This is because my graduate work was in mathematical logic (which fascinates me). Geometry is the first high school experience a student has with logic as an explicit part of mathematics. My deep understanding of logic allows me to make Geometry simple and understandable.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...Often I set homework, which may be due the next session, or may be ongoing with check-ins with me. Their improving grades and greater confidence provide me with the professional satisfaction that I have given valuable and valued help. As a long time tutor, I have instituted a few policies: I se...
San Rafael, CAView Tutor