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Charles T. ...I focus on intimate discussions of conceptual learning as well as problem solving and test taking behaviors. These are the very things that a lecture or class cannot shove down a student's throat, yet are vital to long term success. I have gone through training at one of the top corporate test prep companies, and know their standards well, but this is not the right approach to education.
23 Subjects: including algebra 1, calculus, statistics, geometry
Alameda, CA
Preston K. ...In my own studies, I've found that the best way to learn math and science is by going through as many example problems as possible. As such, my general teaching method will be to provide insightful problems of varying difficulty, taking us from a basic understanding of the material to its comple...
8 Subjects: including algebra 1, calculus, physics, geometry
Martinez, CA
Starfire S. ...I can play blindfolded too. I have a black belt in Hapkido from UC Berkeley, and I've studied various forms of martial arts, Tai Chi, kickboxing, grappling, self-defense and weapons for over 30 years. I am a certified Tai Chi instructor and have taught classes at Cal since 1996.
12 Subjects: including algebra 1, chemistry, physics, calculus
Berkeley, CA
Gil Z. ...Since then, I've expanded my toolkit to include C, PHP, and Python. In a formal setting, I've taught basic C for Arduino programming through Workshop Weekend and the Crucible in Oakland. Programming is fun -- it doesn't matter what language you get started in; all that matters is that you're working on a project that deeply interests you!
35 Subjects: including algebra 1, Spanish, chemistry, English
Oakland, CA
Kevin F. ...Since I have a diverse background, I think I can help almost anyone become excited about a topic and motivate them to get a good grade. I love mentoring and teaching because I myself was very undecided about what major I was going to be when I entered college. Nevertheless, I tried my hardest in all my classes and that opened up the door to do whatever I wanted to do.
17 Subjects: including algebra 1, chemistry, calculus, physics
Martinez, CA

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