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Bridget K. ...With my certification to teach Spanish, I am able to explain the grammar and structure of Spanish. I have several activities that I can incorporate to complement a student's current homework and tests. I love to play games that will build vocabulary and confidence in my students.
15 Subjects: including SAT math, Spanish, English, geometry
$95.00/hr
Menlo Park, CA
Sal V. ...I've received feedback that I make them feel more comfortable and confident about learning math. I agree strongly with psychologist Carol Dweck that success has to little to do with inherent "smartness" and comes from effort, practice and trying new things. I prefer to allow students to explore multiple ways to solve a given problem.
14 Subjects: including SAT math, calculus, geometry, physics
$100.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
James B. ...I have taught economics, operations research and finance related courses. I have acted as a tutor for MBA students in every course they took in their graduate school curriculum. I have a strong background in statistics and econometrics.
49 Subjects: including SAT math, physics, geometry, calculus
$75.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
Jim L. ...In addition, twenty years of marketing has honed my understanding and expertise in the art of writing. I enjoy working in a teaching mode with kids. I have been active with the Boy Scouts for 20 years, and counseled scouts in several merit badge categories, including Personal Fitness, Computing, and Citizenship.
41 Subjects: including SAT math, chemistry, reading, writing
$55.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
Dan D. ...I explain each of these smaller parts by teaching a lesson of a particular problem. I will check for understanding as I explain these smaller parts. I will then ask students to explain back the lesson to me.
11 Subjects: including SAT math, geometry, algebra 2, ASVAB
$65.00/hr
San Leandro, CA

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