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Josh L. ...Math and physics are difficult, but I think that's good. If they were as easy as chewing gum, nobody would care to concentrate on it. No one really cares if we chew gum or not, but it is important, valuable, and rewarding to do math and physics.
10 Subjects: including SAT math, calculus, physics, geometry
$60.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
Sophie M. ...I use a technique of offering multiple explanations for each concept, rooting my explanations in content the student already understands. I like to build a rapport with students in early lessons by learning their interests and extracurriculars. I find this helps me communicate in a way that works for the student and makes for a friendly, comfortable relationship.
21 Subjects: including SAT math, calculus, physics, geometry
$60.00/hr
Stanford, CA
Dan D. ...I explain each of these smaller parts by teaching a lesson of a particular problem. I will check for understanding as I explain these smaller parts. I will then ask students to explain back the lesson to me.
11 Subjects: including SAT math, geometry, algebra 2, ASVAB
$80.00/hr
Dublin, CA
Rohit V. ...Although I took the students who were viewed by many as lost causes, my favorite story revolves around an English teacher at my school telling me about how my kids would brag about how much harder they worked than the Algebra I and Geometry students. In fact, I was so successful in my role as a ...
5 Subjects: including SAT math, algebra 1, prealgebra, ACT Math
$60.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
Alan W. ...I received top scores on the SAT (792 verbal, 800 math), and on the GRE and GMAT. I offer coaching that improves thinking skills needed for superlative test performance, such as ability to use shortcuts to find answers instead of performing much more time-consuming calculations. I prefer working with a limited number of students who are serious about academic excellence.
35 Subjects: including SAT math, reading, GRE, algebra 1
$95.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA

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