...I have a personality that can mesh well with anyone, and would like to be seen as approachable, helpful, and competent. I am also someone that can inspire students to do their best, gain confidence in their own abilities, and learn the skills that will help them to be successful in the future. I have tutored students with special needs during my time with City Year/Americorps.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...One under-appreciated aspect of study skills, I found, was the ability to break down a larger task into bite-sized components that kids could easily identify and learn -- and then practice and practice some more. I think I can help kids get past the panic (let's be honest and clear: panic) that ...
Burlingame, CAView Tutor
...I am knowledgeable in a vast range of subjects related to math and science but the subjects I love the most are anything related to biology, especially human physiology. The human body performs amazing feats every day in order to keep us alive and to help us heal when we are injured. Everyday scientists learn something new about the body which is why I love physiology.
Palo Alto, CAView Tutor
...I recalled my own experience as a prospective student, my anxieties as well as my successes, and sought to connect with the students. By speaking with many prospective students for two years, I broadened my understanding of college admissions generally and better understood the character of part...
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...There are specific techniques I teach that help students (whether they read or not) significantly increase their SAT Reading scores. The SAT essay is unique in that it requires a student to produce a final draft of an essay in just 25 minutes. I have developed a strategy that makes this easy to do with just a little bit of practice.
Lafayette, CAView Tutor