...The Reading passages on the ACT present a tremendous timing & comprehension challenge for most students. Over many years of test prep tutoring I have developed successful strategies for maximizing accuracy within the time constraints. I have been tutoring test prep for seven years and ACT math is something I particularly love to teach.
Oakland, CAView Tutor
...I also have over 8 years of experience tutoring elementary and middle school students in improving their study skills for long term results in a multitude of subject areas. I have a masters in Public Policy from UC, Irvine and a Bachelor's in Political Science with departmental honors from UCLA. My emphasis for my BA is in comparative studies and political theory.
Vallejo, CAView Tutor
...I have lectured and presented to audiences as large as 2500 (though the average has been much smaller). I am an author with 8 published books, so I'm often asked to speak. Since the late 1980s, I have also worked as a public speaking/presentation skills and media coach for authors and businesspe...
Martinez, CAView Tutor
...My first student was my severely dyslexic sister, who at age 14 and couldn't read, much less spell simple one-syllable words like crab, shot, and plump. A year later she was able to read and spell words like incomprehensible, submicroscopic, and disillusionment all thanks to the Barton System! All she needed was to explicitly learn the rules to reading and spelling the English language.
Albany, CAView Tutor
...Literacy levels vary, and many of the kids don't read on their own. My mission is to connect students with books: They become independent learners, develop new vocabulary, and better writers. I've seen it happen many times.
Richmond, CAView Tutor