## Keeley: Oakland Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Oakland, CA

...is important that the student really learns how to think so that he or she can become a critically thinking, self-sufficient individual in the future. Because students are often being tutored in a subject they find more difficult than others, I have found that positive reinforcement and acknowledging improvement is an extremely effective way to coax continuous effort even when levels of frustration and boredom are at their highest. Seeing a student grow mentally and...

### Education & Certification

Barnard College - Bachelor in Arts, East Asian Language and Culture

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

Math

Essay Editing

Comparative Literature

+42 subjects## Ian: Oakland Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Oakland, CA

I am a senior in electrical engineering at San Diego State University. I have a good understanding of higher mathematics, and I became a tutor to help others learn while keeping my skills sharp.... A solid understanding of fundamentals is essential. Once the basics are easy, the harder stuff becomes basic.

### Education & Certification

San Diego State University - Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Algebra 2

Differential Equations

+20 subjects## Michael: Oakland Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Oakland, CA

...the fall. I have worked as a tutor for more than two and a half years -- first as a full-time math tutor for a year between high school and college, and then as a part-time math and physics tutor throughout my undergraduate career. I specialize in tutoring high school Mathematics, such as Geometry, Algebra, Pre-calculus, Statistics and Calculus, as well as Advanced Placement Physics. In addition, I have significant experience tutoring students in lower...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Los Angeles - Bachelor of Science, Physics

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

College Physics

CAHSEE

PSAT Mathematics

+84 subjects## Elizabeth: Oakland Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Oakland, CA

As a UC Berkeley graduate with medical school aspirations, tutoring and teaching is a natural transition. I have experience with all age groups (elementary to post-college) and enjoy the process of creating true understanding along with building strong relationships with my students. If I can share even a fraction of my love of science, math and other subjects with students I know progress will be made!... Using guided questions and creating a strong knowledge foundation to help every individual learn the best way possible for them!

### Education & Certification

University of California-Berkeley - Bachelor of Science, Nutritional Science, Metabolism and Physiology

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

Honors Chemistry

DAT Quantitative Reasoning

Middle School Math

+93 subjects## Brian: Oakland Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Oakland, CA

...was covered presently in class through classroom discussion style lectures, informal worksheets, and group discussions. I am also an Eagle Scout recipient, having received my award on August 25, 2009 with Troop 110 of Union City, California. My experience in Boy Scouts has helped me to develop my interpersonal and communication skills as well as experience working with people of a diverse range of ages and occupations: from elementary school up to working professionals. I...

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University of California-Riverside - Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

Marine Biology

Biochemistry

GRE Subject Test in Biology

+68 subjects## Shannon: Oakland Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Oakland, CA

...one, and only one, right answer. Through effective communication and patience, the student is not only able to learn the mathematical process, but also the ability to think analytically. I would say that my tutoring philosophy is based on encouragement and always validating the opinions of the student before steering the student in the right direction. The student must be willing to learn and absorb information, as well as willing to work with me on...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Davis - Bachelors, Biological Sciences & English (Double Major)

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

AP English Language and Composition

Science

Study Skills

+48 subjects## Nimmi: Oakland Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Oakland, CA

...Multivariable Calculus. At Berkeley, I worked as a lab assistant for an introductory circuits class, in which I helped students with the lab sections. I like tutoring in all the subjects, but I have a strong passion for math, physics, and chemistry. I love those subjects because they teach me how to think logically and how to apply theory in solving the problems. I style in solving a problem is to approach it creatively and...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Berkeley - Bachelor of Science, Bioengineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

Trigonometry

Biology

Multivariable Calculus

+30 subjects## Natasha: Oakland Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Oakland, CA

...in their skills. I have also worked with students who have experienced success in school and are looking for further challenges. I have experience setting up routines, procedures, and daily practices to help students develop organizational skills and strong study habits. My favorite subjects are science and math. I find both subjects fascinating and I enjoy discovering new aspects of the world around me through studying these subjects. I love reading, spending time with my...

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Westmont College - Bachelors, Biology and Anthropology

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

12th Grade Math

CLEP Biology

Biology

+70 subjects## Jimmy: Oakland Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Oakland, CA

...an experience as possible. Education done properly shouldn't feel like a chore. It's very important for me to engage the student, try to see things from their perspective, and to adjust my teaching style to fit whatever works for the student. In my spare time, I enjoy traveling, reading, playing guitar, and studying foreign languages (I can converse in French, Spanish, German, and Vietnamese, though I'm not quite ready to teach them). Above all, I...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Berkeley - Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Elementary Math

Social studies

Calculus 2

Literature

+86 subjects## Helene: Oakland Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Oakland, CA

...Every single one has taught me so many things about learning and teaching, and I believe in return many have grown from working with me. For me, learning to work with a student is like solving a puzzle. Each student has her or his own unique set of strengths. I believe that figuring out what these are and molding the content around them is the key to good teaching. Helping students to see and to...

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Mills College - Bachelor in Arts, Sociology/Anthropology

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Elementary Math

Anthropology

Algebra 2

French 1

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