In my experience, students tend to struggle with "understanding the question". My approach to enhance the understanding of mathematical questions is to explain their relevance to everyday life. When a concept can be correlated to something tangible, a deeper understanding develops. (read more)
...Before coming to CSU, I got my bachelor's degree at a famous university in China that specially cultivates middle school and high school teachers. My major was mathematics, and I got a teacher's certificate in China. I tutored several undergraduates from CSU last year. (read more)
...I believe every student has a unique way of learning and there is no much sense in sticking to traditional methods when they don't work. I am a graduate student in Physics, working towards my PhD in nanomagnetism. I work mainly with computer simulations and also have done some experiments, mainly with semiconductors. (read more)
...Every student is different and learns best when presented with material in a way they can easily understand. I like to incorporate creative learning styles to help with long term comprehension. I look forward to working with your student to achieve thier learning goals!I have been tutoring elementary age children for three years. (read more)
...Let me know if you have any questions, or if you would like to schedule a lesson. I tutor out of my office at the CU Boulder campus (the math department building is at the corner of Folsom and Colorado).
Looking forward to helping you move forward!I have a masters degree in Pure Mathematics from CUNY Hunter College. I am currently pursuing a PhD in math at UC Boulder. (read more)