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Michael N. ...I have extensive problem-solving experience including winning 1st place at the 2007 ICTM State Math Contest, qualifying for the USA Math Olympiad, and placing in the top 500 in the national Putnam competition. My tutoring methods vary student-by-student, but I specialize in breaking down problem...
14 Subjects: including prealgebra, calculus, physics, geometry
$75.00/hr
Danville, CA
Richard D. ...I teach my students to become confident with numbers, to be familiar with the dynamic relationships of mathematics, to become ‘numerate’ and to get over fear of mathematics. My toolbox includes drills (e.g. multiplication tables), shortcuts (including why they work, emphasizing the connections a...
9 Subjects: including prealgebra, algebra 1, algebra 2, American history
$60.00/hr
Martinez, CA
Juan K. I have taught as an adjunct professor at Keiser University and the University of Miami in Florida. I enjoy one on one tutoring with students who are temporarily discouraged but are willing to put in the time to improve their grasp of mathematics. The students find that their arithmetic prowess giv...
10 Subjects: including prealgebra, calculus, geometry, statistics
$50.00/hr
Orinda, CA
Nina C. ...This enables me to do some research ahead of time so that I am prepared before our first session. I take a very patient approach to teaching, and try to relate topics to things that may be more familiar to them. I understand that sometimes the topics can be very "dry", and that the lessons on the page may not be clear to students.
13 Subjects: including prealgebra, physics, writing, algebra 2
$45.00/hr
Brentwood, CA
Ken B. ...That give-and-take is where true learning really happens, but the great payoff comes when the student gets it — when the bulb clicks on and the light flashes in their eyes. I also employ a modified EDGE method (Explain-Demonstrate-Guide-Enable), particularly with grammar, math & test prep. It i...
17 Subjects: including prealgebra, reading, English, writing
$47.00/hr
Danville, CA

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