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Sal V. ...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. I understand that math is about clear communication and that a 'right answer' has no value if it's not well communicated.
15 Subjects: including calculus, physics, statistics, geometry
$100.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Rebecca D. ...Although a student may have excelled at algebra, geometry can often be challenging if they're not an extremely visual learner or processor. 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 ...
10 Subjects: including calculus, geometry, algebra 1, algebra 2
$90.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Clark M. ...I try to challenge students to do their best, without overwhelming them. I expect the best from myself, and I will not charge for any lesson with which the student, or parent is not completely satisfied. I look forward to hearing from you and helping you achieve success in your studies.I am a UC Berkeley graduate with a BS degree in Chemistry.
16 Subjects: including calculus, chemistry, physics, geometry
$65.00/hr
Santa Clara, CA
Louise A. ...It covers the basic skills of linear and quadratic functions but also shows applications that need to be covered and not feared! It is a new language and yet based on our arithmetic. Algebra simply uses an "x" instead of a number.
13 Subjects: including calculus, statistics, algebra 2, geometry
$85.00/hr
San Carlos, CA
Lianne W. ...As I get to know each student, I can then tailor subsequent lessons to their individual learning needs. I believe students are more motivated to learn by goals that mean something to him or her and in seeing examples of how what they're learning is used in the context of realistic situations. I...
22 Subjects: including calculus, English, reading, French
$85.00/hr
Mountain View, CA

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