...My interest in elementary math developed more recently after having met too many algebra and geometry students who struggle with foundation-level concepts and skills. I feel that, mostly because of the way the system works, many teachers lack expertise outside of their particular grade level and...
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...I've tutored math for over 4 years, with students ranging from junior high through college ages. In high school I received a 5 on the AP calculus exam, and won a Boeing math scholarship in college. I have a friendly and patient approach, and proven improvement in student performance.
Alhambra, CAView Tutor
...I specialize in reading and writing skills. As a history and literature major, I have spent a great deal of time honing expository writing skills, as well as basic reading comprehension, proofreading, literary analysis, close reading, and creative writing. I am generally available 9am-8pm M-F and by arrangement on weekends.
Los Angeles, CAView Tutor
...Prealgebra is easy to me now because of all the repetition and years of math under my belt, including Trigonometry, Precalculus, and Statistics. I have been taking and teaching Spanish for eight years and have an associate degree in Spanish. I completed two college courses with As and received near perfect scores on most of my essays.
Tustin, CAView Tutor
...My favored method of teaching is using the Socratic method of asking questions that encourage the student to reach the answers on their own. I like to have the student gain an understanding of the reasons behind a particular method of solving a problem instead of merely showing a mechanical way ...
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