...I am as familiar as anyone can be at this point with the major overhaul of the SAT and the new exam, which rolls out in October 2015 (PSAT) and March 2016 (SAT). I've developed my own training materials, and the success of my methods is evident in the vast improvement in my students' test scores....
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor
...My experience as a graduate student provided me with excellent time and project management skills, as I often had to multi-task and divide my attentions between diverse projects and duties. I am a very experienced music scholar and educator with a PhD from UC Berkeley in Music. I studied classical voice for many years while in high school and college, and sang with various choirs.
Oakland, CAView Tutor
...However, the Science section is more about reading--in particular, reading charts, tables, graphs, and figures. I have developed a strategy that allows students to understand and analyze these "images" quickly, allowing them to finish the section in the limited time allowed. Elementary Math is vital for students, as it sets the foundation on which all subsequent math classes are based.
Lafayette, CAView Tutor
...I am much more knowledgeable about continental philosophy than analytic philosophy. I can help frame the history of philosophy as its main currents have changed over the decades. Having taught at both middle schools and high schools, I know what lies ahead for most students as the degree of difficulty increases.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
I'm a Marshall Scholar with a PhD in English who is committed to helping your student become a world-class writer, speaker, thinker, and leader. My goal is to connect the abstract world of academia with "real world" experiences and references that students relate to and enjoy in their personal live...
Berkeley, CAView Tutor