I have been tutoring unofficially since third grade. Now over thirty, I can say with confidence that it is the one job in which I am most successful and most myself. Tutoring is an act of observation.
Castro Valley, CAView Tutor
...Otherwise, mathematics remains a disjointed jumble of intimidating facts, easily forgotten and never appreciated. I meet students with varying skill levels, mathematical backgrounds, and academic goals, and I tailor my lessons accordingly. I bring out hands-on materials when a student needs help visualizing and making abstract concepts more concrete.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...I also grew up in a bilingual household, and for me this meant languages come easy (I speak English, Russian, Spanish, and some Italian), but with my younger brother I saw the struggle of trying to really master English. This is where my interest in tutoring really began; I helped him overcome d...
Sunnyvale, CAView Tutor
...I earned my Bachelor's and Master's degrees at Stanford University, where I also began my tutoring career as an undergraduate teaching my fellow students at Stanford's Hume Writing Center. I am passionate about literature and the writing craft, and love seeing my students progress towards their ...
San Carlos, CAView Tutor
...As a tutor, I have led 87% of my SAT students to score increases of at least 100 total points and 40% to score increases of more than 200 total points. According to the CollegeBoard website, only about 4% of students improve their SAT scores by at least 100 points. After graduating from college...
San Francisco, CAView Tutor