Award-Winning Physics Tutors in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Alison ...college essay writing. Math has always been my strongest subject, and I believe every student has the potential to grasp whatever concepts are introduced to him. I also specialize in essay writing and editing (and grammar in general), which I accredit to my four years as a member of my high school debate team. Additionally, I can provide help with Spanish, as I studied the language for 12 years. I have an endless amount of...
University of Southern California - BSEE, Electrical Engineering
Peter ...while tutoring in order to promote a safe, healthy, and productive working environment. A stressed student is a student who will be unable to work at full capacity, and that is something I take very seriously. Outside of school, I love to play football and basketball, and I proudly support my longtime favorite team, the Los Angeles Lakers. In my spare time I also enjoy doing voice over acting roles for movies and video games.
University of Southern California - B.S. & B.A., Health Promotion Disease Prevention & Theatre Arts
Brian ...Master's in applied physics from Cal State Long Beach (CSULB). I have been tutoring and teaching for around five years. My first teaching job involved on campus tutoring at CSULB, where I taught college level physics, math and general science. As an upperclassman I helped teach physics labs as a learning assistant. During my Master's study I became a lab instructor for introductory physics and was later an assistant for graduate level experimental classes. Most...
California State University Long Beach - Bachelors, Physics
California State University-Long Beach - Masters, Applied Physics
University of California-Los Angeles - BS, Physics
Reema ...from Northwestern University in 2011 with a BA in Mathematics, where I also focused heavily on pre-med courses. Having recently completed my M.S. in Global Medicine from USC, I plan to attend medical school while continuing my work as a tutor, and look forward to working towards improving health care access and delivery. As a tutor with over 2 years of professional experience, I am dedicated to my students and strive to teach in ways...
Northwestern University - BA, Mathematics
University of Southern California - MS, Global Medicine
Michael ...doing so, I have become very passionate about teaching, such that I have transitioned from the biotechnology industry into a full-time teaching career, while still maintaining a part-time tutoring position. Having a background in research and technology, I try to relate high school course material to real world situations to inspire students and make the learning meaningful with the goal of encouraging students to study hard and pursue exciting careers in the future.
Pennsylvania State University - BS, Bioengineering
University of California, Los Angeles - MS, Biomedical Engineering
Juan ...ways to help the student have a better understanding of the concept at hand. Even though I enjoy tutoring many subjects, my true passion is math because I believe in building a solid math foundation that will in turn help facilitate the understanding of different science topics. I hope to one day use all of my tutoring experiences and become a teacher. I enjoy hiking, spending time with my kids, playing sports, reading, and learning...
University of California, Berkeley - B.S., Mechanical engineer
John ...a peer tutor. While at university, I also served as a part-time English teacher at two elementary schools in inner city Pittsburgh. Since college, I have lived and worked as a tutor in New York, Los Angeles, and Barcelona. While I tutor a wide range of subjects, I am most passionate about English, History, Math, and the SAT. I am fascinated by the SAT. I love teaching struggling test takers how to view the SAT...
James ...best for them. By exploiting a students strengths and focusing on study techniques, students can find the confidence they need to thrive, even in subject where they once struggled. In high-school I struggled with organizational skills and study skills. Since that time I have developed skills that work well for me. I believe that with my experience, I can help guide students in developing their own study skills and applying them in different subjects.... I believe that the key to learning is understanding how you learn. If each student understands his/her learning style, they can study and learn a subject more effectively.
Colorado College - Bachelors, Neuroscience
Kristen ...wrote my dissertation on a phenomenon called surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS) which I am happy to talk at length with anyone about as long as they are willing to listen :-). After graduation, I was hired as a postdoc by the department of biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame, where I studied cancer metastasis, learned a bit fo chemistry and, possibly more importantly, how to shovel large quantities of snow. As of now,...
University of Sydney - BS, Physics and Math
UNC Chapel Hill - PhD, Physics