# Award-Winning Pre-Algebra Tutors in Santa Clara, CA

## Talia

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Santa Clara, CA

...received my California Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential. I have been working in classrooms, providing academic support, since 2004. I have extensive experience working with individuals with special needs, from moderate to severe, and the gifted population. I am highly adept in tailoring education to fit each learner's needs, while maximizing output, motivation, and self-confidence. I sincerely enjoy working with children, listening to their stories, and sharing a laugh as I impart knowledge in a structured...

### Education & Certification

Williams Collegee - Bachelor in Arts, Psychology & Sociology

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

Elementary Math

Social studies

SAT Mathematics

+43 subjects## Maggie

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Santa Clara, CA

...the football team and worked as a peer advisor for the incoming college athletes to prepare them for the rigors of college. I have tutored psychology, math up to calculus 2, philosophy, and have a deep passion for tutoring writing and reading comprehension. I help students break down the writing process into a linear algorithm, with an emphasis in structure and thesis building. I believe in the development of a strong base of knowledge and...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Berkeley - Bachelor in Arts, English

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

Literature

Study Skills

Statistics

+43 subjects## T.G.

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Santa Clara, CA

...the way back to elementary school. In 8th grade I had my first tutoring experience and I got to run a classroom of K-7th grade students for one entire week. This experience changed my life and began my love of teaching/tutoring. I tutor a wide range of subjects, from French to Math to English, and I am also certified to tutor many IB subjects as well, as I received the IB diploma. If I had...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Berkeley - Current Undergrad, French/Environmental Engineering Sciences

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

Elementary School Science

French 4

Trigonometry

+25 subjects## Mark

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Santa Clara, CA

...focused questions to find gaps of knowledge that a student can fill into his or her personal heuristic. This method of tutoring is particularly well-suited for test prep, math, and science sessions. While I have enjoyed my medical and statistical studies in graduate school, I am also a lover of travel, film, fitness, dance, and the amusement park industry; I have ridden over 200 roller coasters in the United States, and hope to top 300...

### Education & Certification

Harvard University - Bachelor in Arts, Neurobiology

Stanford - Doctor of Medicine, Medicine

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

Math

AP Chemistry

AP Statistics

+43 subjects## Elizabeth

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Santa Clara, CA

As a UC Berkeley graduate with medical school aspirations, tutoring and teaching is a natural transition. I have experience with all age groups (elementary to post-college) and enjoy the process of creating true understanding along with building strong relationships with my students. If I can share even a fraction of my love of science, math and other subjects with students I know progress will be made!... Using guided questions and creating a strong knowledge foundation to help every individual learn the best way possible for them!

### Education & Certification

University of California-Berkeley - Bachelor of Science, Nutritional Science, Metabolism and Physiology

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

IB Sports, Exercise and Health Science SL

Arithmetic

Nutrition

+93 subjects## Ross

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Santa Clara, CA

...from Tulane University with a B.S. in computer science. Following that I have worked in the software industry for twenty years, most recently at Google. I take my passion from the industry into my work with students. I teach computer science and run developer camps for college students. I also support students around career planning, executive function, test prep, and mathematics through Calculus 3. In my free time I enjoy rock climbing, river kayaking, and...

### Education & Certification

Tulane University of Louisiana - Bachelor of Science, Computer Science

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

Technology and Computer Science

Calculus

Algebra

+30 subjects## David

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Santa Clara, CA

...full range of culture, from Technology to Philosophy. Nothing human is foreign to me and it shouldn't be for you either. I got my math degree from UC Santa Cruz and studied the great books curriculum at St. John's College in Santa Fe. I bring over seven years of experience tutoring a variety of subjects from the middle school to college levels. My specialty is teaching academic subjects in their broader context and so connecting...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Santa Cruz - Bachelor in Arts, Mathematics

St. John's College - Master of Arts, Liberal Arts

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

AP Physics 1

Middle School Math

High School Level American History

+58 subjects## Andrew

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Santa Clara, CA

...the following AP exams: AP US History, Computer Science A, Calculus AB, and Chemistry. I also wrestled in high school. In college, I balanced my academic life, extra curricular activities, social life, and in general betterment of ones self. I also competed in the AIChE Chemical Engineering car competition three years running. I also took courses such as Chemical Plant Design, Analog Electronics, and Process Control with an emphasis on statistical control models. In my...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Santa Barbara - Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

College Computer Science

AP Calculus AB

Physical Chemistry

+39 subjects## Katharine

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Santa Clara, CA

...up) and have been tutoring high school students in math and science. I have worked with students of all ages in a wide range of subjects; however, I am most passionate about helping high school students prepare for the SAT and ACT math and science tests. With my free time, I enjoy playing with my two cats (a large orange tabby and a tiny black kitten), cooking, reading, swimming, and teaching myself how to sew...

### Education & Certification

University of California-Davis - Bachelor of Science, Biology, General

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

Algebra

Test Prep

Geometry

+35 subjects## Matthew

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Santa Clara, CA

...set of background information, and I find the challenge of teaching these sometimes difficult subjects exhilarating. By providing students with questions to help them build up their understanding of course material, and using teaching methods that cater to the many different learning styles, I have seen my students overcome challenging lecture material and excel in their exams. I look forward to expanding my work in teaching through tutoring and helping many more students reach their...

### Education & Certification

University of Maryland - Bachelor of Science, Chemistry

University of California-Berkeley - Master of Science, Chemistry

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

IB Biology SL

Biochemistry

Environmental Science

+30 subjects