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Jeffrey M. ...As is true at all levels, it is especially important at the elementary level to teach concepts in terms of concepts already known by the student. Elementary science is best taught not in terms of abstractions but rather in terms of phenomena with which the student has already had direct experien...
17 Subjects: including physics, physical science, calculus, GRE
$79.00/hr
San Mateo, CA
Julie O. ...Students lose interest in the subject primarily because of a poor understanding of stoichiometry. Once they understand the concepts of a mole and of molarity, most of them are comfortable with solving comprehensive questions in more advanced topics. In order to help students, I teach a fairly simple approach to Lewis dot structures, and utilize model kits to simulate molecular geometry.
18 Subjects: including physics, zoology, botany, genetics
$70.00/hr
Mountain View, CA
Paul F. ...I have tutored in the south bay area for over 2 years.General chemistry course/lab help, and test preparation. I have taught 2 semesters of Chem 3A and one semester of Chem 112 at UC Berkeley as a graduate student instructor. Graduate research in organic and polymer synthesis of organic light emitting materials.
6 Subjects: including chemistry, physics, organic chemistry, biochemistry
$55.00/hr
Cupertino, CA
Robert J. ...My personal experience is that when a student is having trouble understanding a subject it is generally because the teaching material is not tailored to their individual learning style. This is not unusual in the classroom because the instructor has many students and does not have the time to fo...
10 Subjects: including physics, calculus, geometry, statistics
$50.00/hr
Saratoga, CA
Phil N. ...I am also an active Wilderness EMT-B and have been Nursing Assistant Certified as well. While in Bolivia I volunteered at a hospital in the Physical Therapy Department, and have held two jobs as a Physical Therapy Aide in Bellingham and Seattle. While my experience in teaching lies in Anatomy a...
24 Subjects: including psychology, physiology, biology, calculus
$45.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA

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