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Sean M. ...They must learn how to teach themselves. Concretely, this means I constantly ask questions to check understanding and select difficult problems that force them to apply concepts in multiple contexts. My hope is that they will internalize my role and learn how to flesh out and check their own understanding.
6 Subjects: including calculus, chemistry, physics, geometry
Berkeley, CA
Jeffrey M. ...I've been teaching and tutoring students and engineers in all these topics over the years, including full-fledged physics courses at University of San Francisco and College of San Mateo. 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.
14 Subjects: including calculus, physics, GRE, ASVAB
San Mateo, CA
Ken S. I've been teaching or tutoring for over twenty years in some form or another. For me the reward from tutoring is when I see that a student has caught onto an idea, when the light bulb goes on. In my career I've not only studied physics, mathematics and statistics, but applied them as well as time management and study skills.
9 Subjects: including calculus, physics, statistics, geometry
Castro Valley, CA
Amy G. ...I loved tutoring so I decided to focus on a career in education. I have since gained experience in classrooms as well as several tutoring organizations. I have been trained in several test prep strategies designed to master the ACT and SAT.
11 Subjects: including calculus, geometry, algebra 1, algebra 2
Oakland, CA
Stan L. With my unique background and education, I can work successfully with a wide variety of students who have a wide variety of "issues" with learning math. I understand where the problems are, and how best to get past them and onto a confident path to math success. My undergraduate degree is in mathematics, and I have worked as a computer professional, as well as a math tutor.
20 Subjects: including calculus, statistics, geometry, biology
San Rafael, CA

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