...I am currently a doctoral student at Caltech, and am getting my PhD in materials science with an emphasis in metallurgy. Before that, I worked for two years in a research lab in the Los Angeles area. I have an in-depth knowledge of the material I am qualified to teach and am eager to share it with inquisitive minds.
Pasadena, CAView Tutor
...My first degree was in Classics, with an emphasis in Greek. My command of Ancient Greek is complete. Authors that I have read include Plato, Herodotus, Homer, Lysias, Demosthenes, Sophocles, Euripides, New Testament, Lucian, and selections of others.
Glendale, CAView Tutor
...Since moving to California, I have tutored at the elementary, middle, and high school levels at a Youth Center in South Central L.A. ("A Place Called Home") and at the elementary school level as a volunteer in the Glendale Unified School District. I have also organized and co-taught two professi...
Montrose, CAView Tutor
...A good organizational system will ensure that the most important information (ex: homework assignments, the latest lesson notes, due dates) is easily accessible. So the first step to good organization is to first eliminate any papers that will not be referenced in the near future by putting them...
Van Nuys, CAView Tutor
...Finally, I try to balance how I use the Socratic method in my tutoring. Speaking as a student myself, sometimes it is frustrating being bombarded by a tutor with questions when everything I've tried didn't work. Sometimes, just hearing one word, or a phrase, helps me solve a problem after putting in so much time into solving a problem.
Monterey Park, CAView Tutor