...These are the very things that a lecture or class cannot shove down a student's throat, yet are vital to long term success. I have gone through training at one of the top corporate test prep companies, and know their standards well, but this is not the right approach to education. Tutors need to have a more holistic view of the individual they are focusing on.
Alameda, CAView Tutor
It's much harder to learn something when you don't care about the topic. That's why I've always approached learning as two step process. The first step is getting to the "hmm!" moment -- that moment when you realize that the particular topic you're studying really does matter.
Oakland, CAView Tutor
...After being high school team captain and MVP of both the Cross Country and Track and Field teams, I went on to compete for Juniata College as an NCAA DIII athlete where I became named MVP, All-Conference, and All-Region. My 400 meter time was 59 seconds, my 800 meter time was 2:17 and my best 5k...
Fairfax, CAView Tutor
...It trains students to be active "hunters and gatherers" of facts and events, and it builds their confidence for reading they do on their own. I've helped numerous people improve their writing, such as when they need to craft their personal (application) essays; it's a delight to interview client...
Millbrae, CAView Tutor
...I especially love tutoring chemistry, math, and essay composition. I also have extensive experience in advising students on college essay writing through my position as a college admissions consultant with Stoooges Education. Last year, my students were accepted to UC Berkeley, UCLA, Duke, and Cornell.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor