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Sal V. I love making an intimidating subject approachable to students. I've received feedback that I make students feel more comfortable and confident about learning math. I agree strongly with psychologist Carol Dweck's theory of the "growth mindset" that success has to little to do with inherent "smartness" and comes from effort, practice, and learning from errors.
15 Subjects: including calculus, physics, geometry, statistics
$100.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Peter T. ...Besides 25 years of software experience, I have taught part-time in the math and computer science department at San Jose State University. I love to see my students understand the principles and apply them to solving problems and will try different ways to make these clear to them, depending on ...
9 Subjects: including calculus, physics, geometry, algebra 1
$80.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Charles T. ...I have worked with top level advanced students seeking a deeper understanding as well as struggling and ADHD students. As an ADHD myself, I am personally very passionate about working with this group. I have developed several behavioral skillsets that work great for us ADHD creative geniuses.
23 Subjects: including calculus, geometry, statistics, algebra 2
$80.00/hr
Alameda, CA
Vladimir K. ...There are many different methods learned in Algebra 1. Most students, that I tutor in upper level math, do not have good understanding of these methods, so I invariably end up teaching them Algebra 1 material from the beginning. If you are currently taking your first course in calculus, then you have already discovered that the concepts studied here are very new and different.
14 Subjects: including calculus, statistics, geometry, algebra 2
$75.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
Roger M. ...Math has a natural connection to history and science and Geometry especially connects well to the arts and architecture. I also find real-world applications for the math concepts so students see how relevant math is in their lives. When I teach math concepts such as Precalculus, I try to make it more engaging for the student by connecting the math concepts to other subjects.
30 Subjects: including calculus, geometry, algebra 1, GRE
$60.00/hr
San Jose, CA

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