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Anna M. ...This tutoring included help with homework as well as exam prep. In recent years working with Geometry students, I have emphasized application of formulas through practice problems as a natural way of committing those formulas to memory. I also have refined a strategy for approaching proofs in a systematic and concise manner, thus relieving students of the anxiety associated with this topic.
7 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, chemistry, biology
$70.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Doug C. ...I love teaching and helping students grow in confidence and ability. I tend to use an active style with students (rote repetition puts everyone to sleep,) and am always looking for new ways to help that one student master that one thing. In public schools, I have taught pre-K through seventh grade.
37 Subjects: including algebra 2, algebra 1, reading, English
$50.00/hr
San Mateo, CA
Christina C. ...I have students I still keep in touch with who are married, who are in graduate school, who are at all sorts of different stages of their lives. When I got married and had a child of my own, I transitioned into private industry and worked briefly as the Director of Data and Research at an education technology company. It was more lucrative financially, but less emotionally satisfying.
22 Subjects: including algebra 1, English, reading, chemistry
$80.00/hr
Santa Clara, CA
Jim L. ...I enjoy working with students. When my son was in college, we used to problem solve on the phone and via email. His classmates wanted him to "rent me out".
41 Subjects: including algebra 2, algebra 1, chemistry, reading
$55.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
Lisa M. ...I don't just challenge my students; I actively encourage, or in many cases teach students to approach challenges eagerly and energetically. I empower my students to be in charge of their own learning, and as a result they tend not only to improve in whatever subject we are studying, but also to ...
21 Subjects: including algebra 1, reading, English, ESL/ESOL
$50.00/hr
Montara, CA

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