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Ridwan

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My objective is to ensure you are confident in completing/answering the problems by yourself. Because when you believe in yourself you will succeed and are able to do anything.

I will breakdown your lesson plans and cater it to you so you can enjoy it. What's the point of learning if you cannot enjoy it.

I will answer all your questions and make sure you understand it; so please, do not hesitate to reach out to me.

Ridwan’s Qualifications

Education & Certification

Undergraduate Degree: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University - Bachelors, Industrial Engineering

Test Scores

SAT Composite: 1860

SAT Math: 700

Hobbies

international traveling, surfing, soccer, basketball, weight lifting

Tutoring Subjects

AP Physics 2

Biology

Chemistry

College Biology

College Physics

Elementary School Math

English

High School Biology

High School Chemistry

High School Physics

IB Biology

IB Chemistry

IB Geography

IB Physics

Industrial Engineering

Languages

Math

Microsoft Office

Middle School Math

Middle School Writing

PC Basic Computer Skills

Physics

Pre-Algebra

Public Speaking

Science

Social studies

Spanish

Spanish 2

Statistics

Technology and Computer Science


Q & A

What is your teaching philosophy?

Practice, practice, practice, practice.

What might you do in a typical first session with a student?

Learn how the student typically learns.

How can you help a student become an independent learner?

Ensure they complete certain problems 100% by themselves before asking me questions.

How would you help a student stay motivated?

Show them examples of people that have succeeded, even when society said they were not supposed to.

If a student has difficulty learning a skill or concept, what would you do?

Break it down. Then break it down into smaller steps.

How do you help students who are struggling with reading comprehension?

Sound it out. Take it very slow. Rest. Repeat.

How would you help a student get excited/engaged with a subject that they are struggling in?

Relate it to something they enjoy in their life.

How do you build a student's confidence in a subject?

Practice, practice, practice.

How do you adapt your tutoring to the student's needs?

Based on their learning and what they find fun.