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Jeffrey M. ...It is critical, before going into pre-algebra, that students have a firm command of arithmetic. My experience is that many such students have troubles adding and subtracting fractions, and my first task with such students is to make sure that they have mastery of that kind of calculation. Much ...
14 Subjects: including physics, physical science, calculus, GRE
$79.00/hr
San Mateo, CA
Sal V. I love making an intimidating subject approachable to students. I've received feedback that I make students feel more comfortable and confident about learning math. I agree strongly with psychologist Carol Dweck's theory of the "growth mindset" that success has to little to do with inherent "smartness" and comes from effort, practice, and learning from errors.
15 Subjects: including physics, calculus, geometry, statistics
$100.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Arwen H. I am working on my PhD in Classics from the University of Pittsburgh, while living in the Bay Area. I have received my Master's in Classics from UPitt and graduated cum laude from Pomona College with a double major in Classics and Geology. I have taught college-level Latin, semesters 1-3 as a TA and TF in Pittsburgh, as well as courses in classical mythology and Roman civilization.
5 Subjects: including physical science, geology, Latin, Greek
$50.00/hr
San Mateo, CA
Anna T. ...I really enjoyed the thrill of scientific discovery but something was missing from my life. Even though the research I was doing was useful, the effects of it could be seen thirty years from now or may be never at all. Tutoring is a chance for me to be useful right away.
2 Subjects: including chemistry, organic chemistry
$60.00/hr
Mountain View, CA
Tina E. ...The vowels always have the same sound! I am currently working to complete my Multiple Subjects Teaching credential at Notre Dame de Namur in Belmont, California. Fortunately, one year of study was waived based on my PhD work and life experience.
51 Subjects: including astronomy, biology, anthropology, archaeology
$45.00/hr
Mountain View, CA

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