...Algebra 1 will always be one of my favorites to teach because of the potential applications that stem from much of the rigor behind the materials covered in this course. I taught Algebra 2 a number of years at an international school. This is one of my favorite subjects to teach because it tends to be a "make or break" class for students to either love or hate math.
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor
...Knowing algebra is a basic skill that will be tested all through the high school years and beyond. I have taught the math part to both the SAT and ACT prep courses through Silvan Learning for the past 3 years. I have helped my students raise their scores significantly with this program.
Belvedere Tiburon, CAView Tutor
...I evaluate a student's baseline ability and identify the types of thinking skills that can be developed. I then design specific homework assignments and "brain exercises" to not only improve their grades, and their performance in future classes, but improve their ability to think. My goal is to impart skills, not just information.
Santa Rosa, CAView Tutor
...University student reviews praised my ability to inspire interest in the topic, my emphasis on understanding and critical thinking, and my personal demeanor. My passion for education is evident not only in my teaching endeavors, but also in my own academic career. I pursued higher education at strong institutions and committed myself fully to learning.
Oakland, CAView Tutor
...I look forward to bringing the skills which made me a successful student to the chalkboard, sharing them with my students while I continue to learn as well.As a senior in high school I earned SAT scores of 740CR/690M, placing me in the top 3% of test-takers. As a tutor, I have led 87% of my SAT ...
San Francisco, CAView Tutor