...I always strive to get students to understand the math they do, not just get it done. I believe that understanding math is the key to understanding the world around you and enables you to open more doors to the future. My well rounded education enabled me to transition from the jobs I liked, to the one that I love, teaching math in my forties.
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...The best way to learn is to acquire information and then challenge yourself to apply what you've learned. Therefore, I push my students to use what they've learned in everyday situations. I have taught community college and high school biology and marine science courses.
Petaluma, CAView Tutor
...While I enjoyed being a substitute, I would rather tutor than teach in a classroom. Our education system overburdens teachers, and prevents them from being able to teach in creative ways that will help all students comprehend the materials. It is my goal as a tutor to offer alternate ways of th...
Santa Rosa, CAView Tutor
...I thank you for your consideration. Sincerely, DaveI am very good at breaking down the concepts in Precalculus into pieces that are easy to understand and master. I will teach you not just how to solve each problem, but to understand what you are doing, why you are doing it, and how to understand it so well that you can make practical use of it later in life.
Hercules, CAView Tutor
...My approach is not to "teach", but to create an environment in which the student can learn. (Credit for that concept goes to Monty Roberts, "The Horse Whisperer".)My mother has always said that my love of reading as a child was instrumental in developing my ability to use English properly, write ...
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