...I can provide recommendations from parents and students. I also teach students how to write high-scoring SAT essays, and assist students in writing impressive personal statement essays for their college applications.I have a Ph.D. in Intellectual History from U.C. Berkeley, and have been teaching at the university level for more than 20 years.
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor
...I have also worked as temporary microbiology curator at SJSU, and have volunteered at the Santa Clara County Public Health Laboratory at Valley Medical Center. I have been playing the trumpet since I was 10 years old, and participated in concert, marching, and jazz bands for two years as a teenager. In high school and college, I played for my church, and occasionally performed for weddings.
Vacaville, CAView Tutor
...I will then ask students to explain back the lesson to me. If they are able to do so, then I will have the student do a similar problem with different numbers. I am interested in students proving they have learned the material as opposed to just completing a problem.
Dublin, CAView Tutor
...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. I break down Trigonometry into the major classes of fundamental problems that will be presented.
Santa Rosa, CAView Tutor
...It was a very fun and rewarding experience. Growing up in Taiwan, I speak and write fluent Mandarin Chinese. My strengths and specialties also include standardized test preparation in the math section of the SSAT ISEE, ACT, SAT, GRE, CHSPE, ASVAB as well as AP calculus, AP statistics, AP Chinese, etc.
San Rafael, CAView Tutor