...I digest the student's ideas and interview them about key areas where they can be improved or clarified. I focus on big-picture elements of an essay and improving the overall thrust of the argument. I especially target the thesis, main arguments, and analysis of examples in trying to strengthen the arguments a student is developing.
Los Altos, CAView Tutor
...My tutoring methods vary student-by-student, but I specialize in breaking down problems and asking questions to guide the student toward discovering and truly understanding concepts which helps with retention and effective test-taking. I take pride in the success of each and every one of my stud...
Mountain View, CAView Tutor
...I have received may awards for improving my students' reading and writing skills. As part of my strategies to help them improve their academic performance, I teach them how to study and learn. These two skills involve learning how to study, getting organized and being ready to learn.
Sunnyvale, CAView Tutor
...I am a credentialed teacher who has worked in a private and private school settings for the past eight years. My teaching credentials are in multiple subject elementary school and biological sciences. I have attended a variety of trainings throughout my professional career.
Palo Alto, CAView Tutor
...I have scored an 800 both on SAT critical reading and writing. I took the 15 week Elite prep course (one of the most rigorous in the nation) and employ a very similar approach and study materials. I am president and co-founder of Monta Vista's National English Honor Society and hosted various college essay workshops.
Cupertino, CAView Tutor