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Leon Z. ...I know you’ve definitely put his mind at ease, too!” These are just the very firsts — they say one improves with experience. A recent student who "will be very happy to get a C" (meaning was doing worse without my help) got an A-! And that was in Linear Algebra, a very abstract and difficult cla...
9 Subjects: including SAT math, physics, calculus, geometry
$240.00/hr
Stanford, CA
Julie O. ...Although it often requires many months of organized preparation in order to obtain a score over 90%, I have had some very successful students achieve this in only six to ten weeks. Students lose interest in the subject primarily because of a poor understanding of stoichiometry. Once they unders...
18 Subjects: including SAT math, chemistry, calculus, physics
$77.00/hr
Mountain View, CA
Michael N. ...My tutoring methods vary student-by-student, but I specialize in breaking down problems and asking questions to guide the student toward discovering and truly understanding concepts which helps with retention and effective test-taking. I take pride in the success of each and every one of my stud...
14 Subjects: including SAT math, calculus, physics, geometry
$75.00/hr
Mountain View, CA
Clark M. ...I specialize in tutoring chemistry, math, and physics to help students achieve success in school, and on the various standardized tests. My goal is not only to help the student learn, but create an interest in the subject as well, as I have found that interest and curiosity are the best motivators. I try to challenge students to do their best, without overwhelming them.
16 Subjects: including SAT math, chemistry, physics, calculus
$65.00/hr
Santa Clara, CA
Alexandria B. ...Training for the COOP/HSPT takes time. I always practice major concepts with my students and then do practice tests on a weekly basis. After each test, there is a review session to better understand the concepts that were missed.
22 Subjects: including SAT math, English, ACT Math, public speaking
$60.00/hr
Campbell, CA

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