Hi, my name is Esther and I come from China, so I can speak both Chinese and English fluently. I learned Japanese as well, loving it and spending much time on it. I have a bachelor's degree in math and physics, I have tutored math for many students who want to pass college-entrance-examination, SAT math, GMAT and GRE math. (read more)
...I'm a lifelong math-lover. I studied math at UC Santa Cruz and while I was there, I developed a knack for unsticking the stuck and knowing when it is necessary to set aside full rigor and explain by example and analogy. The areas of math I've tutored others in the most are calculus (single- or ... (read more)
...As a result of my tutoring my students have excelled in the following ways:
- Finishing 7th grade Pre-Algebra as young as 8.
- Completing Honors Precalculus as young as 11.
- Earning A+100% in Geometry at Stanford's highly rigorous Online High School.
- Earning the highest grades in class for Ca... (read more)
...This style of learning allows my students to comprehend the subject as a whole rather than a topic by topic basis. I typically like to assess my students' weakness and strengths early in the relationship in order to tailor the most effective tutoring agenda. This allows me to work with students... (read more)
...While there, I tutored professors, grad students, and undergrads in math, advanced statistics, experimental design, and data analysis. I have also successfully tutored many high school students (though I prefer not to tutor students below high school level).
I have worked for both Kaplan and Mc... (read more)