Award-Winning Geometry Tutors in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Darren ...preparing for various standardized tests (having received a perfect score on my SAT in high school). Whenever possible I try to teach using the Socratic method, as I find that the process of guided discovery helps with the retention and application of new concepts. I enjoy the challenge of trying to connect academic subjects with the interests of my students (abstract mathematical principles are less likely to capture a young football fan’s fancy, for example,...
University of California-Davis - BA, Classical Civilization
Michael ...4.80 GPA, which put me in the top 1% of my graduating class. I earned outstanding scores on multiple Advanced Placement tests and the SAT. My consistently high levels of academic achievement are due to my dedication and solid study habits, and I know I will be able to impart my passion and dedication to any student I tutor. Before deciding to pursue a career in medicine, I graduated from the Haas School of Business...
University of California-Berkeley - BS, Business Administration
California State University-Fullerton - Certificate, Pre-Health Post-Baccalaureate
Thongminh I am a graduate of California State Polytechnic University - Pomona. I received my Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and am pursuing Master of Science in Electrical Engineering. I am most passionate about math because math is where I have had the most struggles. I always welcome a chance to take anybody who struggle with math to become more passionate about it as I have done for friends of mine.... Take a more visual approach, and incorporate students' daily activities into learning.
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona - Bachelors, Electrical Engineering
California State Polytechnic - Pomona - Masters of science, Electrical Engineering
Raj ...a member of the EnCorps Teachers Program and a teacher candidate currently pursuing a California Single Subject Mathematics Intern Credential through UCLA Extension. I have about 20 years of experience tutoring Mathematics to students from various ethnic and cultural backgrounds, as well as special needs students. I also have extensive experience in tutoring and coaching students in taking Standardized Tests, with emphasis on test taking strategies. I am a firm proponent of education, believing it...
California State University - BS, Mathematics
UCLA Extension - Preliminary Teaching Credential, Single Subject Teaching Credential in Mathematics
Caroline ...1999, and I love it! I really enjoy helping others reach their academic goals. I have experience tutoring Basic Math to Advanced Calculus. My tutoring style is working with the student to find what helps them learn the most! I believe that with a little help, anyone can learn, excel in, and even enjoy Mathematics. In my spare time I enjoy creative art projects, biking, and running after my three beautiful little children.
University of California-Los Angeles - BS, Pure Mathematics, Public Affairs minor
Eric I am originally from Barcelona, Spain, and have been teaching Spanish for over 8 years. I have experience teaching all levels of Spanish: 1-5 Spanish, AP Spanish, SAT preparation, business Spanish, homework assignments, conversational classes, reading comprehension and written reports. I am very patient, excellent communicator and know how to make a lesson both fun and engaging for my students.... Each student needs a different approach.... Understand what they need and, if that is the case, explore the best way to deal with their frustrations.
Universidad Politecnica de Catalunya - Bachelors, Electronics Engineering
Sara ...for two years before I transferred into UCLA. I graduated this past June from UCLA with a B.S. in Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics. I conducted an honors thesis in Dr. Kohn's MIMG lab which allowed me to graduate with departmental honors. I also graduated with latin honors cum laude due to my high GPA. Last September I took the Dental Admissions Test and am currently applying to dental schools in California. I really enjoy...
University of California-Los Angeles - BS, Microbiology Immunology and Molecular Genetics
Gabrielle ...I have always enjoyed helping tutoring in math and chemistry, as I am able to help the students realize the importance of understanding the concepts in order to answer any problem. Also, it is always fun to be able to reach the correct answer after a few lines of work! In order to teach the concepts, I believe in teaching to simplify the idea. In this manner, the student is able to rationalize the theory...
UCLA - BS, Biochemistry; Microbiology
Abby ...always known to be the one "good" at math, but with practice and time I became just that. Given my background, I believe I am a strong candidate for you. I believe in a strong positive attitude and would love to share my favorite studying habits with other students. If you are interested, please feel free to contact me. I look forward to working with you! "Whether you think you can or think you can't,...
Purdue University - Bachelors, Business Management
Bryant ...learn so much about academia, about myself, and about success. My old high school math teacher eventually became my mentor, as he is the reason that I decided to become a mathematics educator. Now, through Varsity Tutors, I hope I can positively impact others the way that my mentor has impacted me! I enjoy math because, like with art, it can be seen and understood from multiple perspectives. Under my expertise, math problems will be...
CSULB - BS, MATH OP. IN EDUCATION
State Certified Teacher