As a university professor of the Humanities, I have taught at the university level for many years. 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.
Mill 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 have coached kids ages 6-10 on their soccer skills, and know how to make soccer fun. I have had my share of mean coaches, but I am not like that. I make learning soccer fun--no tedious drills or intense punishment.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...This is because my graduate work was in mathematical logic (which fascinates me). Geometry is the first high school experience a student has with logic as an explicit part of mathematics. My deep understanding of logic allows me to make Geometry simple and understandable. Every teacher/tutor ha...
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...This has the effect of dramatically increasing both how well and how quickly you can master a given subject. Finally, I love showing students how to be long term thinkers and how to navigate their educational journeys to maximize their own benefits. I can show you how to design your schedules to maximize your odds of getting a dream job or acceptance into a selective academic program.
Berkeley, CAView Tutor