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Martin R. ...I recently retired from a career in aerospace engineering. I hold an M.S. in math and a Ph.D. in aerospace engineering from Stanford University. I can help you in upper level high school and college level math as well as algebra, precalculus and SAT math prep.
7 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, SAT math
$45.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
Jeffrey M. ...A firm base on which to build is required. It is essential when teaching calculus to make full use of graphs, even when problems can be solved exclusively with equations. There is frequent confusion between a function and its derivative function, and this confusion can be remedied only by lots of practice with graphs.
17 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, physics
$79.00/hr
San Mateo, CA
Peter T. ...I have taught and tutored geometry in algebra and calculus classes for many quarters to college students and know how to make the concepts and skills clear and easy for the students to understand. I have taught pre-algebra to college students for many quarters and understand well how to help the...
8 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, geometry
$65.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Haroldo S. ...For instance, if the student enjoys listening to and writing songs but has a really hard time with a mathematical concept, I would compose a catchy song that would explain it to the student and help him or her remember it. Another approach is to use clever acronyms or phrases as mnemonics tools. Of course, I do not impose one approach or the other on the student.
24 Subjects: including algebra 2, algebra 1, chemistry, calculus
$50.00/hr
Richmond, CA
Diana B. ...In all cases, however, I emphasise risk taking, self-sufficency and critical thinking when approaching problems. My aim is to help students to become independent learners who eventually won't need my help. I strongly emphasise the need to work on homework and review outside of tutoring time.
9 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, physics, calculus
$85.00/hr
Mountain View, CA

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