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Adam R. Adam R. has been teaching physics at at a local High School for 17 years. He will come to your home or meet locally within Santa Clara County and help prepare students for success on the College Board’s AP Physics B, AP Physics C – Mechanics or the AP Physics C – Electricity & Magnetism Tests. Mr.
4 Subjects: including algebra 2, precalculus, algebra 1, physics
$88.00/hr
Los Altos, CA
Julie O. ...Students lose interest in the subject primarily because of a poor understanding of stoichiometry. Once they understand the concepts of a mole and of molarity, most of them are comfortable with solving comprehensive questions in more advanced topics. In order to help students, I teach a fairly simple approach to Lewis dot structures, and utilize model kits to simulate molecular geometry.
18 Subjects: including algebra 2, SAT math, precalculus, algebra 1
$77.00/hr
Mountain View, CA
Gary F. ...F. believes that "drill and kill" problem solving sessions are necessary for developing an efficient, almost reflexive approach to problem solving, his primary emphasis is always on the why behind the subject matter, not the mechanics of problem solving. Dr. F has consistently found that those students who grasp “the why” can easily learn the mechanics.
14 Subjects: including prealgebra, English, writing, geometry
$80.00/hr
Boulder Creek, CA
Lianne W. ...I believe students are more motivated to learn by goals that mean something to him or her and in seeing examples of how what they're learning is used in the context of realistic situations. I can provide periodic assessments and progress reports and am open to feedback, as I'd like make sure I'm...
22 Subjects: including algebra 1, statistics, SAT math, English
$85.00/hr
Mountain View, CA
David H. As a student and then a scientist for many years, I have a love of learning that has grown into a wish to teach. My PhD in biology opened me up to how math and science relate to our everyday lives and the world around us. I try to bring that into my tutoring whenever possible and find that underst...
12 Subjects: including trigonometry, algebra 1, algebra 2, biology
$65.00/hr
San Ramon, CA

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