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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 calculus, physics, geometry, statistics
$100.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Jeffrey M. ...A firm base on which to build is required. It is essential when teaching calculus to make full use of graphs, even when problems can be solved exclusively with equations. There is frequent confusion between a function and its derivative function, and this confusion can be remedied only by lots of practice with graphs.
14 Subjects: including calculus, physics, GRE, ASVAB
$79.00/hr
San Mateo, CA
Alan W. ...I have many years of experience programming in C, primarily in Windows and Unix environments. While a grad student at U.C. Berkeley I used C to develop a computer-based system of exercises for improving English writing skills.
35 Subjects: including calculus, English, reading, writing
$95.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Jeremy L. ...During my college years, I took more courses in math and sciences to fulfill prerequisites for my major courses. I have majored in Pharmacological Chemistry, so I am competent in tutoring Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, and Biology at the high school and college level. I also took more math cours...
12 Subjects: including calculus, chemistry, biology, algebra 2
$50.00/hr
San Jose, CA
Fernando G. Hello to all potential students who read this! My name is Fernando, a recent member of Bellarmine College Prep in San Jose Class of 2014 and currently in a gap year looking for a chance to keep up my strong academic skills. As the profile title reads, I mainly help tutor in the subjects of math, science and Spanish based on my extensive academic background in those subjects.
27 Subjects: including calculus, Spanish, chemistry, geometry
$40.00/hr
San Jose, CA

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