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Sal V. ...I prefer to allow students to explore multiple ways to solve a problem. I believe that reasoning out a formula is far better than memorizing it. In a good tutoring session, the student will do 50% or more of the talking, discovering the solution rather than being told how to get there.
15 Subjects: including calculus, physics, geometry, statistics
$100.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Rebecca D. ...In my work with geometry students, I encourage them to look at diagrams, proofs, etc. in at least a couple of ways, finding alternative strategies whenever possible so that their "toolbox" will be more extensive for future problems. I am currently teaching pre-algebra part-time in a public schoo...
10 Subjects: including calculus, geometry, algebra 1, algebra 2
$90.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Roger M. ...Precalculus is much more challenging than Algebra 2 and covers more topics so I always tell my students that they should devote twice as much time to their Precalculus studies in order to receive a top grade in the class. I have taught Trigonometry for the past 4 years and, whenever possible, tr...
30 Subjects: including calculus, geometry, algebra 1, GED
$45.00/hr
San Jose, CA
Alan W. ...I have many years of experience with application of discrete math in development of computer programs. I have studied and developed algorithms for encryption and many other purposes. I have studied logic and metamathematics at U.C.
35 Subjects: including calculus, English, reading, writing
$95.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Ralph L. ...When tutoring I try to explain the concept/problem until it is fully understood so that the student can build a strong knowledge base. I try to interpret a complex problem from different angles and to solve it using different methods. I will use good examples and assign sufficient homework to enhance the student's memory.
13 Subjects: including calculus, physics, geometry, algebra 2
$35.00/hr
Cupertino, CA

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