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Vio C. Hi everyone! I am a recent graduate from Cornell University with a degree in Biology. I graduated with Latin Honors of Magna Cum Laude, a distinction awarded to students with over a 3.7 GPA.
34 Subjects: including prealgebra, reading, chemistry, geometry
Danville, 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 prealgebra, geometry, GRE, ASVAB
Dublin, CA
Roger M. ...Calculus has a natural connection to science, especially Physics, so I make those connections whenever possible. I also find real-world applications for the Calculus concepts so students see how relevant math is in their lives. When I teach math concepts such as Geometry, I try to make it more engaging for the student by connecting the math concepts to other subjects.
30 Subjects: including prealgebra, calculus, geometry, GRE
San Jose, CA
Pierre B. ...Typical student obstacles surround the abstractness of the math notation, and connecting real world problems to the arithmetic that solves them. These obstacles can be overcome by using a combination of manipulatives, sketching and symbolic notation. The utility of the notation will become apparent after dealing with 3-4 similar problems, all sharing the same structure.
14 Subjects: including prealgebra, geometry, algebra 1, trigonometry
Pleasanton, CA
Christine L. ...I have also taken a Calculus class in college and will be taking Discrete Mathematics in the Fall. Between homeschooling and public schooling through high school, I always had grades that were some form of an "A". I now attend UC Berkeley.
32 Subjects: including prealgebra, reading, English, writing
Antioch, CA

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