## Top Elementary Math Tutors serving Brentwood

## Mark: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

I am a recent Yale graduate with a B.S in chemical engineering. I have over 5 years of experience tutoring a wide range of subjects, and I am very passionate about math and science. My favorite part of tutoring is instilling confidence into students and making them feel that they can understand and enjoy a subject.... Everyone learns differently, but everyone can learn anything.

### Education & Certification

Yale University - Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineer

ACT Composite: 35

ACT English: 34

ACT Math: 33

## Chandler: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...engaging students with their education. There is little that is more rewarding than aiding a struggling student successfully. In high school, I was a member of the National Honors Society and relished the opportunities that organization provided me to tutor others. I love learning, and I love sharing that with others. What better way to engage others learning than tutoring?I enjoy video games and other computer related tasks, baseball, basketball, and I love to read.

### Education & Certification

Occidental College - Current Undergrad, Chemistry

ACT Composite: 34

ACT English: 35

ACT Math: 34

## Anna: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

I majored in Middle Eastern Studies and minored in math during undergrad at Cornell. Since graduating I've worked in a number of fields and countries, although the common theme is teaching English and researching in the Middle East. As an English Teaching Assistant at Weill Medical School in Qatar, I became competent at editing and guiding students in writing. I'm now a first year fellow studying Policy Analysis at the Pardee RAND Graduate School.

### Education & Certification

Cornell University - Bachelor in Arts, Near Eastern Studies

Pardee RAND Graduate School - PHD, Policy Analysis

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1520

SAT Math: 720

SAT Verbal: 790

## Travis: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...at the correct answer themselves. Not only does this empower students, but it also gives them a framework to understand and tackle more complex problems outside of tutoring. Additionally, I see no value in simply telling a student that they are wrong, or that they are incorrect. By working with each student through the thought processes and steps that led them to an incorrect answer, they attain a better understanding of why an answer is...

### Education & Certification

University of Southern California - Bachelor in Arts, Political Science and Government

University of Southern California Sol Price School of Public Policy - Master in Public Health Administration, Master of Public Administration

ACT Composite: 33

ACT English: 34

ACT Math: 34

## John: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...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 as an approachable, accessible set of riddles and games instead of as an intellectual brick wall. I firmly believe that the majority...

### Education & Certification

Carnegie Mellon University - Bachelor of Fine Arts, Drama

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1580

SAT Math: 790

SAT Verbal: 800

## Yon: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

..."Walk me through this problem and explain your thought process" or "How are you thinking about this problem?" It's normal to get confused responses to these questions, but whatever response is offered, I can dig deeper by asking additional questions. Upon finding underlying areas that are not understood, I deliver focused learning experiences designed to quickly, easily, and enjoyably bring about conceptual understanding. I can off these kinds of mini-lessons immediately and without additional preparation...

### Education & Certification

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities - Bachelor of Science, Math & Physics

Southern Methodist University - Master of Science, Physics

GRE Quantitative: 167

## Ema: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...am most passionate about tutoring math. I have five years of experience as a math tutor, during which time I helped students ages 3-17 with math ranging from basic arithmetic to pre-calculus. My favorite math topic is algebra, particularly because of its usefulness in solving real-world word problems. In addition to mathematics, I find joy in teaching/elucidating Shakespeare to high-school students. As a classically trained actor, I find it fun to tackle Shakespeare’s dense texts...

### Education & Certification

Harvard University - Bachelors, English

ACT Composite: 33

ACT English: 36

ACT Math: 35

## Armand: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...my portfolio of subjects as I progressed through the various classes that my major required. With the tutoring experience I have gained over these years, I have developed a very unique approach to simplifying scientific subjects for my students, helping to break down complex topics and make them more approachable, ultimately allowing for my students' better understanding of the basic concepts, and for better performance on exams. I have experience in tutoring all math, science,...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Los Angeles - Bachelor of Science, Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology

## Alain: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

I am a recent graduate of UCLA. I majored in Business Economics and Minored in Mathematics. I began tutoring because I love to teach. My philosophy is that if you can't explain a complex idea to someone who is unfamiliar with it then you do not fully understand it. I plan to attend a graduate program in Mathematical Game Theory by the fall of next year. After the program I want to become a professor.

### Education & Certification

University of California-Los Angeles - Bachelor in Arts, Business Economics

## Linus: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...have started tutoring 8 years ago. Transmitting my knowledge has always fascinated me. I have worked with a variety of student ranging from 5 to 35 years old. I am very patient and always using efficient techniques in order to explain concepts to my tutees. I worked with both LAUSD and LA's Best After-School Enrichment program where I had to create age-appropriate lesson plans. I enjoy making Mathematics easier for my tutees.

### Education & Certification

University of California-Los Angeles - Bachelor of Science, Applied Mathematics

## Charli: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...Political Science to earn my BA. Upon graduation from college, I joined Teach for America in New York City. I taught middle school math for 5 years - 3 years in the South Bronx and 2 years in East Harlem. In my first two years of teaching I earned a Masters of science in Teaching from Pace University. While teaching, I integrated music, technology, and cooking into the classroom to motivate and inspire my students...

### Education & Certification

Spelman College - Bachelor in Arts, Economics & Political Science

Pace University-New York/ University of Southern California - Masters, Secondary Mathematics/ Business

## Judy: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...high school, SAT/ACT, GRE, AP Statistics) for many reasons. My affinity for math dates back to my childhood - I've always been intrigued by it. Because of this interest, I participated in various math competitions and excelled in classes and on standardized tests. I wanted to share my passion with others and so started tutoring peers as early as middle school. Although I graduated from Rice with a BA in Psychology, my time with math...

### Education & Certification

Fuller Theological Seminary in California - Master of Science, Marriage and Family Therapy

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1520

SAT Math: 800

SAT Verbal: 710

## Hope: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

I am a graduate with a Bachelor's in Nutrition and a minor in Spanish from Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego where I competed on the tennis team for four years. I tutored throughout college for peers, high school students, and middle school students. I also taught private tennis lessons for six years after high school. I am very passionate about teaching! I have just applied to dental school and am planning to start...

### Education & Certification

Point Loma Nazarene University - Bachelor in Arts, Nutrition and Food

## Layan: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...prep, studying and time management skills, and reading, writing, and critical thinking skills at any level. I love helping students find the way that works best for them to approach problem solving and learning. I am very interested in education and have experience working with both children and young adults in New York public schools as well as outdoor summer schools. I speak both French and Arabic and am learning Spanish, and in my free...

### Education & Certification

Columbia University in the City of New York - Bachelor in Arts, Anthropology/Sustainable Development

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1520

SAT Math: 750

SAT Verbal: 740

## Bassey: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...and enjoy teaching study skills techniques. While I tutor a broad range of subjects, my favorite subjects to tutor are reading and writing because I enjoy doing both. I have always enjoyed school and feel that education is one of the most important things we can obtain in life. I hope to be able to share my appreciation for education with my students so that they may know from a young age how important it...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Irvine - Bachelor in Arts, Sociology

California State University-Long Beach - Master of Science, Kinesiology

## Jack: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...all manner of developing sciences and technologies as well as current events and the history behind them. When it comes to tutoring, I try to understand how a student is thinking about a problem before deciding on a specific course of action. My job isn't to be a second lecturer, and the reason that I'm there is often that simple lecture isn't sufficient, so going for an approach that is personalized for the student is...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Berkeley - Current Undergrad, Double in Integrative Biology and Anthropology

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1590

SAT Math: 800

SAT Verbal: 800

## Jason: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...Writing, Study Skills, and more. I find great reward and drive in assisting students work through challenges. I am not one to teach as much as guide because I believe in individuals' capacities for growth in efficient learning. My goal is to provide as much information as possible to every student in how to best develop personalized methods for maintaining an open mind for effective learning and memory. My methods can be, at least in...

### Education & Certification

Central Michigan University - Bachelor of Science, Psychology

## Drew: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...science for the past 3 years. While my methods in teaching rely on a few fundamental principles, I realize that each student I come into contact with learns in very different ways. I believe I am a good fit for your student not because of my knowledge in specific subjects, but my ability to cater to each student's individual learning strengths - creating a work environment in which your student is not only comfortable, but...

### Education & Certification

Occidental College - Current Undergrad, Physics/Mathematics

ACT Composite: 31

ACT English: 33

ACT Math: 35

## Mark: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...math. As it turned out, that didn't happen. I got side-tracked and, enjoying math so much, I stuck around UVA for another two years and earned a MS in Math. I then got drafted by the NSA and did cyptopgraphy for a few years. Now I'm back on (the education) track. I've been teaching math and statistics at ITT-Tech for a few years and, so far, I've taught two sections of college algebra at El...

### Education & Certification

University of Virginia-Main Campus - Bachelor in Arts, Math / Education

University of Virginia-Main Campus - Master of Science, Math / Statistics

## Wyatt: Brentwood Elementary Math tutor

Certified Elementary Math Tutor in Brentwood, CA

...graduate school, I taught Trigonometry and Algebra at the college level. I became a software engineer at TRW and later Northrop Grumman until recently retiring. Mathematics has three main purposes: applications, its inherent beauty, and its ability to teach us to reason logically. Therefore, mathematics has significance in everyone's life at some level. I try to incorporate this philosophy whenever I have an opportunity to share mathematics, whether I'm doing a classroom presentation or tutoring...

### Education & Certification

SDSU - Bachelor in Arts, Mathematics

SDSU - Master of Science, Computer Science

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