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Kris L. ...There are two skills that are tested by the Math SAT: math and test-taking. In order to teach test-taking skills, I focus first on what I call math-translation. Students learn how to read each problem and translate from “mathematic-ese” into plain English.
24 Subjects: including SAT math, Spanish, physics, writing
$75.00/hr
Westminster, CA
Cooper P. ...My approach to teaching and learning is "Do what works for your mind". I spend the first session with a student getting to know their methods of inductive and deductive reasoning so that I can better tailor my lessons to each student's unique learning style. I have never met a student I couldn't help and have typically seen improvements a whole letter grade or more!
32 Subjects: including SAT math, English, chemistry, ACT Science
$50.00/hr
Irvine, CA
Walter U. ...I was born in Argentina, and though I mostly grew up in Los Angeles, I learned Spanish and English at the same time. In preschool and elementary school, I was taught to read, write, and speak English exclusively. At the same time, however, I was taught to do the same for Spanish in my home, wherein I exclusively spoke Spanish with my parents while learning how to read and write.
34 Subjects: including SAT math, reading, English, Spanish
$60.00/hr
Los Angeles, CA
Michael F. ...So then we explain how this works, starting with very simple obvious cases and working slowly toward the more complicated cases. Sometimes we find that the student did not know all the important facts. So then we drill on the facts, and then return to the proof.
27 Subjects: including SAT math, English, reading, chemistry
$50.00/hr
Long Beach, CA
Christopher S. Hello prospective students (and parents, spouses, or loved ones), My goal as a tutor is not just to teach you just enough to let you pass that next exam. I work with my students so that they not only know the material that we are covering, but also so that they understand the meaning of the materi...
30 Subjects: including SAT math, chemistry, physics, calculus
$60.00/hr
Carson, CA

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