...I also teach students how to write high-scoring SAT essays, and assist students in writing impressive personal statement essays for their college applications.I have a Ph.D. in Intellectual History from U.C. Berkeley, and have been teaching at the university level for more than 20 years. In addition, I am a published writer.
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor
...I know how powerful and helpful a few hours of tutoring can be. After moving to the United States, I graduated high school as a valedictorian, scoring 99% on my SATs, 5s on multiple Advanced Placement tests, and receiving full scholarship to the Cooper Union School of Engineering. I?ve taken multiple mathematics electives in college.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...With a teaching credential in social studies, I have taught middle and high school for 9 years. I teach students to "talk to the text" to make meaning of sophisticated texts, and to use metacognition to maintain awareness of their comprehension. I passed the CBEST, earned my single teaching credential in English and social studies, and have nine years' teaching experience.
Fremont, CAView Tutor
...I also served my previous employer, Wells Fargo Bank, by giving speeches to employees about community service opportunities. As a result I have acquired good public speaking skills. I have been a member of a poets workshop, who self-published our anthology, for over seven years.
Concord, CAView Tutor
...Based on the results of these oral and written tests, I create a custom curriculum that targets their specific challenges and goals around grammar, vocabulary, speaking, writing, reading, pronunciation, etc. I have been trained by an advanced ESL teacher who has taught ESL for over thirty years....
San Jose, CAView Tutor