...Tutoring sessions should be something that a student looks forward to rather than dreads, so I continually aim to create a relaxed, fun, but serious and focused environment that produces real results as well as enthusiasm for the subject. A key tool I use to create this environment is continuall...
Lafayette, CAView Tutor
...I have also tutored for the SAT for more than twenty years, and most students raise their SAT scores by around 300 points. 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.
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor
...Specializing in Biology, Chemistry, English, Math, and Public Speaking, I feel confident that I can help your child break through the next threshold of their academic career. All my best, Ivan Algebra 1, in my opinion, is the gateway to higher mathematics. It is a pleasure and honor to help students in their mastery of this crucial step.
Santa Rosa, CAView Tutor
...I use a socratic approach to guide students to find solutions themselves. If a student gets stuck, then I will try other ways to explain the problem to them that will help direct them towards the solution. Often I set homework, which may be due the next session, or may be ongoing with check-ins with me.
San Rafael, CAView Tutor
...My family has deep roots in the history of our country going back to colonial times and extending out to homesteading in the Midwest and to the Gold Rush days of California. I grew up hearing stories from these different time periods. I love to share that perspective with my students as we establish ways to know and remember history.
Sonoma, CAView Tutor