...I am always learning). Standardized tests like the SAT, the ACT, SAT Subject tests, AP Calculus Exams, or even Physics midterms or Chemistry finals all present similar high stakes obstacles, and I have found great satisfaction helping students navigate those obstacles with intelligence and grace...
Sherman Oaks, CAView Tutor
...I've tutored Algebra 2 for several years, with students ranging from junior high through college ages. In high school I received a 5 on the AP calculus exam, and won a Boeing math scholarship in college. I have a friendly and patient approach, and proven improvement in student performance.
Alhambra, CAView Tutor
...If the students aren't doing either of these, it won't matter how much time and money I take, the student won't succeed. This tends to be a big source of problems for many students, and generally tends to start when a student feels overwhelmed in a subject. They withdraw, and the homework assignments start to pile up.
Canoga Park, CAView Tutor
...I only move on from a topic once I'm sure the student can explain and apply its content in every necessary context. My students often say they went from just following the rules set out by the book to having a firm grasp on the underlying concepts. I have a friendly, approachable style, and work hard to make even the most arcane topics relatable.
Pasadena, CAView Tutor
...My goal has always been to help you understand the concept so that you can answer any problems that are related. I am a very patient person, because I know some subjects are just hard. I've been there.
Monterey Park, CAView Tutor