

...I have a master's in mathematics and a PhD in economics, which requires a good understanding of both topics. I understand both the theoretical basis and practical application of both subjects. I have done nearly 100 hours of tutoring in linear algebra and use it routinely in economics and finance.
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50 Subjects:
including
algebra 1,
algebra 2,
calculus,
physics

James B.
$80.00/hr
San Francisco, CA


...I was also the DEAN for grades 612 at a Christian international school. If math doesn't make sense and isn't useful, then it's pointless. I enjoy providing students with practical application to the rigor of math.
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8 Subjects:
including
algebra 1,
algebra 2,
calculus,
geometry

John D.
$75.00/hr
Mill Valley, CA


...Before all of this I worked as a Boy Scout Camp Counselor for 3 Summers, teaching outdoor skills with sensitivity, patience, and humor, to boys ages 10 16.This is the most exciting part of math. Numbers finally come alive! Students' natural approach to this is often a fearful one, but with the right guidance and instruction, this can turn to interest and curiosity.
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50 Subjects:
including
algebra 1,
chemistry,
algebra 2,
reading

Laurent P.
$45.00/hr
Cotati, CA


...I have some knowledge of Islam and of Confucianism and Taoism. So from both my life experience and my formal studies, this is a field in which I can share learning experience productively. I've worked in professional video for many years (since 1970). I just completed teaching a video practicuum to students at Cogswell College.
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22 Subjects:
including
algebra 1,
algebra 2,
English,
writing

Martin P.
$60.00/hr
Belvedere Tiburon, CA


...What is more important is getting students to really understand and appreciate their material. It is not enough to just memorize the rules of grammar or mathematics, but to understand them so that they can be used more effectively and more creatively. I believe in working with each student in a customized way that fits their individual needs and builds their confidence.
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11 Subjects:
including
algebra 1,
English,
reading,
writing

Lauren P.
$55.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
