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Pauline N. ...My role consisted of explaining concepts to the students, grading exams and preparing practice exams. I found teaching to be a very fulfilling job and learned a great deal about different learning styles and how to tailor information specific to the student that I was working with. Outside of my teaching assistant job, I tutored students who were particularly struggling with the curriculum.
15 Subjects: including algebra 1, reading, geometry, SAT math
$45.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
Aaron H. ...Before that, I tutored math and science for 4 years at a SAT tutoring company in Los Angeles while an undergraduate at the California Institute of Technology. I first try to assess where students are having difficulties and try to explain some of the student's underlying misconceptions. After p...
2 Subjects: including algebra 1, geometry
$60.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
Jared N. I have been an academic tutor through AmeriCorps for 1 year, serving students of all levels. I have worked with students who are what the schools classify as Far Below Basic and Below Basic level proficiency in Math & English, to raise their grades up 1 level. In some cases I have raised the grades of students from D's in math to B's.
6 Subjects: including algebra 1, elementary (k-6th), study skills, proofreading
$35.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
Joel V. ...I love economics and hope to show students that economics is fun and very relevant. I studied economics at MIT as an undergraduate and later at The University of Chicago as part of my MBA. During my career as a high technology executive, I have used economics to manage and plan businesses.
3 Subjects: including algebra 1, economics, prealgebra
$45.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
Eveline J. ...The tutoring method that I prefer for effective tutoring sessions is a combination between lecturing and actually working through problems. Also, sometimes I would ask my students to teach something back to me or their peers to make sure that they really understand the subject. I understand how...
4 Subjects: including algebra 1, chemistry, biology, prealgebra
$50.00/hr
San Francisco, CA

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