$60/hour

5.0
average from
13
ratings

“**Knowledge and encouraging teacher**”

I started to work as a part time math tutor ten years ago, when I was in college. I love teaching math, especially work one-on-one with students, which is more efficient and personalized.

My solid background in math makes me eligible to teach all levels of math subjects (pre-algebra, algebra 1, algebra 2, geometry, trigonometry,

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With her solid knowledge, the tutor helps my daughter strengthen the understanding and application of math concepts and methods taught at her school. With only two sessions, the tutor has already boosted my daughter's confidence in math. A+ tutor helps the student achieve A+ Grade. Definitely recommend!

My son needs some help to prepare for AMC 10 test. Shanshan has math competition experience so she understands how to identify the knowledge gaps. She teaches multiple ways to solve an issue and often tweaks the problems a little to test student's true understanding. Besides that, she also helps student on test taking and time management skills. We have gone through many sets of past AMC 10 tests. When my son gets challenging issues, she has been very patient and encouraging. She takes her job seriously and always comes in earlier and is well prepared. I would strongly recommend Shanshan on all math related tutoring.

Math:

ACT Math,
Elementary Education:

Elementary Math
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I have rich experiences on helping students prepare for ACT tests. All my students had great improvements with 2-3 sections with me. I will make sure my students well understand every concepts in test. I always show my student multiple methods to solve the problems, so they can find the easiest way to work.

My solid background in math will help students understand every concept and formula in algebra effortlessly. I will teach the students the problem solving skills I have accumulated through my own experiences.

Algebra 2 is an important and challenging subject. Many difficult problems are involved. How to understand and remember the equations of all the conic sections? How to discover exponents and logarithms are inverse functions by their graphs? How to correctly graph all different kinds of rational functions? How to write the expression of a trigonometric function based on its graph? I will help the students comprehensively understand all these difficult problems.

My solid background in math will help students learn elementary math in an effortless and fun way. It's very important to explain the math concepts with the vivid examples closed to real life. I believe interest is the best teacher for the students.

Many students are struggled with the learning of geometry. I will help the students effortlessly remember all the theorems and formulas based on a comprehensive understanding. I will also teach the students the problem solving skills, accumulated through my own experiences.

Prealgebra is a crucial subject for the advanced math courses. My solid background in math will help students understand every concept and formula in prealgebra effortlessly. I will teach the students the problem solving skills I accumulated through my own experiences.

Precalculus is the foundation for the calculus. I will help the students understand every concepts and formulas in precalculus effortlessly. I will also teach the students the problem solving skills, accumulated through my own experiences.

I have experience helping students prepare for SAT tests. All my students have great improvements with 2-3 sections with me. I will make sure my students well understand every concept in the test. I always show my student multiple methods to solve the problems so they could find the easiest way for them.

Many students have difficulty studying the trigonometry. It has numerous identities and formulas. My work is to help the students well understand every concepts and remember all the identities based on a comprehensive understanding. I will also teach the students correctly use all the identities to solve real problems.

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Experienced, patient math tutor, specializing in high school math