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Charles T. ...These are the very things that a lecture or class cannot shove down a student's throat, yet are vital to long term success. I have gone through training at one of the top corporate test prep companies, and know their standards well, but this is not the right approach to education. Tutors need to have a more holistic view of the individual they are focusing on.
23 Subjects: including calculus, phonics, golf, government & politics
$80.00/hr
Alameda, CA
Victor T. ...I also honed my Discrete Math skills by taking Graph Theory, Combinatorics, Putnam Olympiad preparation during my semester at 2013 Budapest Semesters in Mathematics. During my freshman year at UC Berkeley, I passed out of the Math 55 Discrete Math class without even having to take the course, g...
11 Subjects: including algebra 2, calculus, geometry, prealgebra
$50.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
Gil Z. ...Your interest is piqued. The second step is getting to the "aha!" moment -- the moment when you've broken down a topic into its individual, understandable pieces and can put them all together to solve the problem you've been working on. I do my best to go through both steps with my students.
35 Subjects: including geometry, writing, computer programming, SAT writing
$95.00/hr
Oakland, CA
Jason Robert L. ...I once had a student who was failing Geometry. However, after explaining the rationale of surface area, he improved so much that he was able to develop his own method of solving without the use of formulas. I had another student (elementary) who was disinterested in reading.
25 Subjects: including probability, English, reading, writing
$120.00/hr
South San Francisco, CA
Kari D. ...I have been trained at first as engineer before switching gears to Finance and Accounting. I think that Mathematics is a game where beyond formulas and rules it is a process that can be learned once explained clearly, once the problem has been identified and framed properly. What makes me an o...
3 Subjects: including ACT Math, French, accounting
$45.00/hr
San Francisco, CA

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