...The biggest gain I've helped a student achieve is 9 points. More important than the raw numbers, though, is my philosophy. I help kids not just with whatever standardized test hoop they?re being forced to jump through, but with skills that will help them in all future scholastic endeavors.
Los Angeles, CAView Tutor
...There is practically no area of human experience where literacy is not important. It is not always easy to teach, however. Unlike math, it can be difficult to tell why exactly a student is struggling with decoding words.
Manhattan Beach, CAView Tutor
...I am also tutoring a number of students in SAT, ACT. While I am currently working on my Master's degree in Geospatial Information at CSULB, I have a variety of hobbies and life experiences that make the way I relate to academic material pretty unique. Teaching is certainly not about how well I understand a topic, but the effectiveness with which I can deliver it to each student.
Long Beach, CAView Tutor
...I have a great deal of experience teaching science. Aside from my five years as a classroom teacher, I have tutored astronomy for students from 4th grade to college, taught engineering at summer programs for gifted children, and been a docent at the Los Angeles Zoo. As a result, my ability to present science in relevant, unique ways is well developed.
Signal Hill, CAView Tutor
...Also, as the oldest sibling, it fell to me to help my younger brother and sister through the difficult times in their studies, so I have plenty of experience helping students find the right way to learn the skills and information they need for school. As you may have guessed from my interest in ...
Pasadena, CAView Tutor