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Debbie D. ...I have helped struggling students bring a failing grade up to passing. One student, who brought his low F up to a C, said "I wish I would have called you sooner. I learned so much from you, I think I could have had an A or a B if I hadn't waited until I got so far behind." I help students understand the concepts by explaining them different ways.
17 Subjects: including geometry, English, calculus, biology
$55.00/hr
San Diego, CA
Bernardo F. ...It doesn't matter how well a lecture is presented or how good the teacher is. If you don't do the work yourself, you'll probably not succeed. I also think there's a fear factor involving math.
16 Subjects: including geometry, calculus, statistics, GRE
$49.00/hr
Carlsbad, CA
Genevieve G. ...This shows me what they do and do not yet understand about the problem posed. Then repetition of applying the new tools and concepts a few times helps deepen the neural pathways that are being learned. Once this is established then integration of the concept with previous concepts in the field ...
46 Subjects: including geometry, English, chemistry, Spanish
$50.00/hr
San Diego, CA
Brian H. ...Teaching math is something I've been exposed to my whole life, whether it was private instruction from a university math teacher (my mom) or helping friends and classmates. Other Comments: My focus is on the conceptual level. I do not think it's helpful to simply have students memorize formulas with a "paint by numbers" approach.
6 Subjects: including geometry, algebra 1, algebra 2, prealgebra
$30.00/hr
Carlsbad, CA
Jon M. ...My field is called representation theory. Its foundations are in linear algebra, and it may be viewed as a very high-powered version of linear algebra. My favorite example of this is the Bruhat decomposition for a reductive algebraic group.
11 Subjects: including geometry, calculus, algebra 1, algebra 2
$50.00/hr
San Diego, CA

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