I am an educator because I believe all students are intelligent and capable; I love helping students find success in areas they previously thought too challenging or impossible. I graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. in Biology and Anthropology from Westmont College. I spent the last two years teaching high school math through Teach for America in San Jose.
San Rafael, CAView Tutor
...If math doesn't make sense and isn't useful, then it's pointless. I enjoy providing students with practical application to the rigor of math. The two tutoring locations I recommend are: 1) Starbucks in Strawberry- an energetic atmosphere, great for those who need stimulation 2) Golden Gate Semi...
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor
...I am especially effective working with students with test anxiety, a very common problem in taking college entrance exams. I also tutor a wide range of academic subjects, breaking down concepts into bite-sized pieces and honoring the pace at which the student needs to work. Many students say I ...
Oakland, CAView Tutor
...Similarly, science uses simple hypotheses and small, controlled variables to determine cause and effect in the universe. Most recently, I took Multivariable Calculus at the Georgia Institute of Technology. My Test average was 114%. Since freshman year, I have always had an above 100% average in current Math courses.
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
...We used Blitzer (the book with the chili pepper on the cover). I know the material inside-out. As an education consultant for Chicago Public Schools, I designed curricula for all upper level honors math courses, including AP Calculus, and my syllabus was endorsed by the College Board. I have a perfect score on the AP Calculus BC exam, as do many of my students.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor