I am a PhD physicist who has more than a decade of experience tutoring students in all levels of math and physics. As a condensed matter physics researcher, I live and breathe math and physics. I have tutored and taught students with a wide variety of math/science backgrounds, levels of interest, and motivations. (read more)
...In many math classrooms today, teachers show their students one way to solve a problem, and then the students simply mimic a series of steps. This approach does not promote conceptual understanding! Students need to be able to think critically and creatively when they face a new problem. (read more)
...She enjoys finding several ways to explain something until it clicks for her students. She views effective tutoring as translation work; she begins with something extremely complicated for her students and “translates” it into a language they can understand. She has a genuine love for math and ... (read more)
...I have 5-plus years of experience tutoring both students and professionals. I have experience helping elementary kids with regular and advanced curriculum (K-3rd grade).
I have been teaching my son using both school-based curriculum and supplementary material (especially the home workbooks publ... (read more)