# Award-Winning Algebra Tutors in Santa Monica, CA

Hannah ...double major in Asian Studies (with emphasis in Chinese) and Law and Society. In addition to the double major, I also have a minor in Classics (Greek/Roman literature, culture, history and Latin). I genuinely love learning - learning for myself and helping others learn - and I am particularly passionate about subjects pertaining to reading, writing and Chinese. My teaching philosophy centers on building a solid foundation of comprehension because knowledge, just like good habits,...

Arturo ...have worked with tutoring elementary students during my senior year in high school. Also, while taking my undergraduate courses at Cal Poly Pomona, I held study group sessions to help guide classmates through the material required for exams. Through experience, I learned that students have different learning styles. My background in working with students allows me to adapt accordingly to the needs of each individual in order to reach their learning goals. I currently tutor...

Cal Poly Pomona - BS, Electronics and Computer Engineer Technology

Kunwar I have been tutoring for over 4 years. I look forward to helping my clients succeed in the difficulties they may be encountering in their subject material. It is a great feeling to see my clients understand the content in their work and succeed academically in their educational results.... As an experienced tutor of 4 years, I recognize the inherent responsibilities a tutor must have in successfully engaging his students into properly understanding their educational material. The qualities of patience and understanding must be apparent in working with the student in helping them overcome their difficulties in their respective subject. I believe that through proper communication and qualitative teaching any student can make academic improvement in their education.

University of California-Irvine - Current Undergrad, Political Science & History

Abigail ...I have been working as a tutor for 2.5 years; mainly with high school and middle school students. I have worked with students of different cultural backgrounds and academic needs. The subjects I tutor in are: basic/elementary math, pre-algebra, algebra 1, geometry, algebra 2, trigonometry, calculus, and biology. From all these subjects, my favorite to tutor is any math subject. I enjoy working with numbers and finding different methods of teaching math concepts so that...

UC Berkeley - BA, Biology

Mark ...many math and technical areas since college. One thing that I have always succeeded at is not just showing somebody how to do a particular type of math problem, but also the fundamentals behind it. I have experience in teaching shortcuts to make math easier, and have the ability to relate math to other topics to make it more understandable. I have tutored students from the elementary level all the way up to college level,...

Kevin ...begin pursuing a PhD in Astronomy at the University of California, Los Angeles. As a student, I have always had a passion for helping my peers especially in the fields of Math and Science. I discovered that I had a talent for breaking down the complex and abstract concepts presented in these subjects into simpler terms. As an undergraduate, I worked for a year as a teaching assistant for an introductory college physics course where...

University of Virginia-Main Campus - BA, Astrophysics

Gabrielle ...degree and become a physician. Ever since the latter part of high school and mainly in college, I have been tutoring at different age levels. This includes, but not exclusive to, 5th graders needing help in geography, middle schoolers struggling in algebra, high schoolers needing help in physics, or premedical students in their approach for the MCAT. I mainly tutor math, ranging from elementary math to calculus, and the sciences. I have always enjoyed helping...

UCLA - BS, Biochemistry; Microbiology

Aziz ...junior high school, and have continued my passion for teaching over the past eight years. I have experience tutoring students of all ages, ranging from preschoolers to university students. While I tutor in a wide range of subjects, I am most adept in mathematics, standardized tests, and writing. Personally, I have found the subjects of calculus and statistics to be the most interesting and fun to teach. Though they seem daunting, showing students real life...

University of Southern California - BS, Industrial and Systems Engineering

Brandon ...he has been inspired by mentors, teachers, Caltech, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and the nearby Griffith Observatory to continuously study the stars. Eventually he wishes to pursue a PhD in Astrophysics, hoping to advance the knowledge for all humanity. During his undergraduate career he spent most of his afternoons tutoring and assisting teachers at an Elementary school in Malibu focusing primarily on math and science. Another passion of his is volunteering for the YMCA. He has...

Pepperdine University - Bachelors, Physics

Trevor ...a math tutor and now tutor with Varsity Tutors. While I have experience in a broad range of subjects, I am most passionate about Math and Physics as well as test prep. I am a strong proponent of education and believe that test prep tutoring, especially for the ACT and SAT tests is of significance or value in improving a students scores and providing more opportunities for college acceptance and beyond. When I'm not tutoring,...

University of Southern California - B.S., Economics and Mathematics