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Melissa G. ...I would also provide materials so they could design their own experiments in order to reach a scientific conclusion. As a tutor, I encourage problem solving in my students. I have a lot of practice guiding students toward an answer without telling them the answer.
10 Subjects: including calculus, reading, prealgebra, astronomy
$45.00/hr
Mountain View, CA
Emily L. ...I have also taken multivariable calculus at Cal for students interested in more advanced calculus. I am strongest in chemistry as it is my major. I took AP Chemistry in high school -- scoring a 5 and 800 on subject SAT -- and fell in love with the subject.
13 Subjects: including calculus, chemistry, physics, geometry
$40.00/hr
Berkeley, CA
Roger M. ...I also find real-world applications for the math concepts so students see how relevant math is in their lives. When I teach math concepts such as Precalculus, I try to make it more engaging for the student by connecting the math concepts to other subjects. Some students relate more to history and culture so I'll discuss the evolution of unique math concepts.
14 Subjects: including calculus, geometry, precalculus, algebra 2
$54.00/hr
San Jose, CA
Julian C. ...I took both AP calculus in high school and honors calculus in college (and related courses like differential equations), which gave me a strong background. Calculus is a fascinating subject and often considered the gateway to higher math. I have taught both precalculus and SAT Level 2 (which co...
8 Subjects: including calculus, algebra 1, algebra 2, SAT math
$50.00/hr
San Jose, CA
John H. ...All of my students raise their scores by at least a letter grade. SAT students have raised their scores by over 150 points. ACT scores go up by at least 2-3 pointsI graduated from Stanford with a B.S. in Mathematical & Computational Science in 2006 and Oxford with an M.S. in Financial Economics in 2010.
17 Subjects: including calculus, writing, geometry, algebra 1
$125.00/hr
Berkeley, CA

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