Patient and Knowledgeable Ivy League Math Tutor My method in tutoring is to explain the concept, then give examples that show how to solve problems step by step, then ask the student to solve a problem. I guide him/her to the solution through asking open ended questions. I relate the problems to our life so the student can not forget what he/she studied.
Marina, CAView Tutor
...Otherwise, mathematics remains a disjointed jumble of intimidating facts, easily forgotten and never appreciated. I meet students with varying skill levels, mathematical backgrounds, and academic goals, and I tailor my lessons accordingly. I bring out hands-on materials when a student needs help visualizing and making abstract concepts more concrete.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...In the last several years, I have been a classroom teacher of middle- and high- school mathematics (3 years), as well as a private tutor (5 years); my subjects included pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, pre-calculus, and trigonometry. One of my high school students was completely math-phobic, but ...
Santa Cruz, CAView Tutor
...I have seven years experience working with special needs children in educational and residential settings. The children I worked with often needed one-on-one attention in order to get through the day. I was lucky to have a job that allowed me to spend the time to provide children with a measure of success.
Gilroy, CAView Tutor
...Learning is a lifelong process and acquiring the knowledge gives my student the inspiration and confidence to succeed. I have taught University of California undergraduates for over 5 years. I have also been teaching Middle School and High School children as well as students at Universities.
Cupertino, CAView Tutor