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Roger M. ...When I teach math concepts such as Calculus, I try to make it more engaging for the student by connecting the math concepts to other subjects. Some students relate more to history and culture so I'll discuss the evolution of unique math concepts. Calculus has a natural connection to science, especially Physics, so I make those connections whenever possible.
30 Subjects: including geometry, calculus, algebra 1, GED
San Jose, CA
Marie W. ...I retired from Jefferson High School in Daly city, California, in June 2011. I am currently working as a day to day substitute for the same school district. I have taught various Basic Math, Pre-Algebra, Algebra and Geometry courses.
7 Subjects: including geometry, Chinese, algebra 1, elementary math
San Francisco, CA
Stan K. ...My teaching style emphasizes fundamental concepts with the motto “practice makes perfect”. I often quiz students during a lesson so as be in “sync” with them and not proceed further with the material unless it is being understood. The success and failure of my student is also my success and fail...
18 Subjects: including geometry, physics, calculus, statistics
Palo Alto, CA
Susan K. ...Just as with any subject, it is also important to ask questions, even if one is nervous or embarrassed. Asking questions will help build a student's confidence. I got into tutoring because it is rewarding to see a student gain confidence with their math and science skills and reach the point in which he/she understands the concept at hand.
6 Subjects: including geometry, physics, algebra 1, algebra 2
Los Gatos, CA
Maya T. ...To overcome this challenge, I focus on "writing one proof daily" by the students. This helps a lot in getting mastery in proofs. Pre-Algebra plays an important role in the development of a student.
17 Subjects: including geometry, calculus, statistics, precalculus
Union City, CA

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