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Stan L. ...I often find, when working with my students, that an important component of the tutoring is attention to these skills in addition to the specific subject areas for which tutoring had been requested. I have a BA in mathematics from UCLA, where linear algebra (matrices, vector analysis, etc.) were...
20 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, trigonometry
$75.00/hr
Novato, CA
Jean B. ...We work together on problems to make sure they understand the "why" and not just the "how." This is important to do since the new SAT questions probe more into reasoning than "answering". FINAL NOTE: Working through test prep questions and guides on your own is definitely a good strategy to get...
16 Subjects: including algebra 1, geometry, GMAT, algebra 2
$75.00/hr
Redwood City, CA
Anthony P. ...If a student gets stuck, then I will try other ways to explain the problem to them that will help direct them towards the solution. Often I set homework, which may be due the next session, or may be ongoing with check-ins with me. Their improving grades and greater confidence provide me with the professional satisfaction that I have given valuable and valued help.
8 Subjects: including algebra 2, SAT math, algebra 1, chemistry
$55.00/hr
San Rafael, CA
Sotirios K. ...It prevents learning gaps that prove depressing. You can achieve a breakthrough in self confidence by developing first a strong foundation with organization, frequent practice and disciplined methodology in small steps. Empowered by newfound clarity they get motivated.
20 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, chemistry, geometry
$45.00/hr
Mountain View, CA
Jennifer C. ...I also believe that a large part of cultivating mastery of a subject such as chemistry is one’s attitude and confidence—I feel it is important to challenge students as well as provide moral support to build their confidence. My academic career has been supplemented with grants and awards:Sabbati...
2 Subjects: including algebra 1, chemistry
$75.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA

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