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...I also tutored fellow engineering students in our math classes. When I switched my major to mathematics, I became part of a teaching fellowship for math and science called CTFMS. While completing my undergraduate degree in mathematics, I worked in middle school and high school mathematics classrooms, helping students, and teaching lessons in both algebra and geometry.
9 Subjects:
including
SAT math,
ACT Math,
algebra 1,
algebra 2




...Particularly, I use powerpoint and create customized lesson plans and homework sets based on a particular student's strengths, weaknesses and goals. I would credit my teaching philosophy to my mom  a college psychology professor prior to immigrating to the U.S. The methods she used to help me learn and to drive my curiosity still influence how I think and learn concepts today.
4 Subjects:
including
SAT math,
GMAT,
SAT reading,
SAT writing

$80.00/hr
Redwood City, CA



...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

$100.00/hr
Boulder Creek, CA



...Often, students are reluctant to read is because they have a hard time following along, so I make sure to ask questions about what we just read to make sure they understand. Depending on the student, if the child has a library card or books at home they would prefer to use, I often have homework...
17 Subjects:
including
prealgebra,
elementary math,
reading,
algebra 1




...Despite being a rebel to authority for my entire life, many of my professors liked me and I was selected to be a Teaching Assistant for the Accounting Department during my graduate degree in accounting. The capstone of my education was becoming a CPA. Through techniques passed on to me from Alum of my school, I learned how to pass the CPA exam, and indeed I did pass the CPA exam.
11 Subjects:
including
algebra 2,
accounting,
algebra 1,
prealgebra

$55.00/hr
Santa Clara, CA



