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Jordan R. ...I feel that half of the tutor's job is to make the student and his/her family feel comfortable with the tutoring. I think that after the first session, a decision should be made by the family as to whether or not continue with the person. I hope that we can all enjoy this learning experience to...
37 Subjects: including algebra 1, chemistry, calculus, biology
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Mary W. ...Central to my approach is getting your student to grasp concepts in ways that are meaningful to them. It becomes a challenge they understand instead of meaningless memorization. More importantly, they are better prepared to meet similar challenges with insight and some sense of control instead of helpless befuddlement.
25 Subjects: including algebra 1, reading, English, writing
Encinitas, CA
Brian H. ...I do not think it's helpful to simply have students memorize formulas with a "paint by numbers" approach. I truly believe it's best to understand the "why" of how to complete a problem. Not only does it give them more of a foundation for any future math education, it teaches them how to problem solve on their own so that eventually, they don't depend on a tutor to learn tougher concepts.
6 Subjects: including algebra 1, geometry, algebra 2, prealgebra
Carlsbad, CA
Alex D. ...I hope to bring this philosophy and passion to my students, to help them understand the small intricate parts of chemistry and how understanding basic laws allows one to use them when focusing on larger problems. In Biology I hope to show that nature can be incredibly interesting, how the body w...
10 Subjects: including algebra 1, chemistry, geometry, biology
Cardiff By The Sea, CA
Veer K. ...The concepts are just not relevant to Engineering but can be applied to many different areas of Science, Business, Arts and Humanities. Additionally, I have also tutored many students from UCSD Extension,National University and SDSU in Bio-Statistics. I can help the student understand the conc...
17 Subjects: including algebra 1, calculus, physics, statistics
San Diego, CA

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