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Sal V. ...In a good tutoring session, the student will do 50% or more of the talking, discovering the solution rather than being told how to get there. I understand that math is about clear communication and that a 'right answer' has no value if it's not well communicated. I am comfortable tutoring students in middle school and above.
14 Subjects: including calculus, physics, differential equations, probability
$50.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Jeffrey M. ...I wrote "Handbook for Centrifuge Designers" while at Beckman Instruments in Palo Alto, California. It is critical, before going into pre-algebra, that students have a firm command of arithmetic. My experience is that many such students have troubles adding and subtracting fractions, and my first task with such students is to make sure that they have mastery of that kind of calculation.
17 Subjects: including calculus, physics, GRE, ASVAB
$79.00/hr
San Mateo, CA
Brian K. ...I've used it as a practicing physicist as well, and know the subject very well. I've also taught mat as a private tutor. I tend to stress applications more heavily than most, because I think this gives student more motivation, because they can see what it is actually used for.
15 Subjects: including calculus, physics, geometry, biology
$45.00/hr
Santa Clara, CA
Lisa L. ...Although I am studying to be a doctor of chiropractic, I used to study quite a different field in undergrad. For my undergraduate degree I studied at the University of California, Berkeley where I majored in Physical Sciences field major. It included everything from astrophysics, physical chemistry, and mathematics.
17 Subjects: including calculus, chemistry, physics, geometry
$50.00/hr
San Mateo, CA
Saurabh S. ...Every problem/assignment is designed to address core concepts, and so I first ask what the concepts are, and if needed, re-explain the concepts. The problem is simply a vehicle for understanding how the main ideas are connected in a myriad of ways, mirroring the real world. As a student at a to...
56 Subjects: including calculus, English, reading, writing
$40.00/hr
Cupertino, CA

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