I am a UC Santa Barbara graduate who has tutored math for two years. I have tutored all types of students while working in a local tutoring center and know how to tailor my teaching methods to the needs of your child. My favored method of teaching is using the Socratic method of asking questions that encourage the student to reach the answers on their own.
Redondo Beach, CAView Tutor
...During the 2009-2010 school year, my 11 AP Chemistry students had a 100% pass rate with the following score distribution: Seven of them scored a 5, three scored a 4, and one scored a 3. The high scores are greater than three times the national average. What makes this even more impressive is th...
Glendale, CAView Tutor
...A perennial favorite game for two of my students is one in which I write a word on a whiteboard, and the students then select colors of Skittles which correspond to the word's (sometimes multiple) type(s) of speech, and justify their choice. Should they do so correctly, they get to eat the Skittles. They have gotten AMAZINGLY good at parts of speech.
North Hollywood, CAView Tutor
...But the test came & that student got a poor grade. In response, that student thought the poor grade was due to a lack of hard work, so the student is determined to work even HARDER for the next test. That test comes and... another poor grade.
Van Nuys, CAView Tutor
...Good study skills start with having a plan and strong organization. I show students how to keep organized binders so that they maintain their homework, notes, and quizzes for each class. Time management is crucial, and a planner/agenda is helpful, if not necessary, for each student.
Laguna Niguel, CAView Tutor