...The essay portion of the SAT has its own distinct, teachable set of strategies and techniques. It is a rhetorical analysis essay, a watered down version of the same essay on the AP Language and Composition Exam. The SAT, unlike the AP, provides students with the express purpose of the speaker/author, saving students one step in the analytical process. (read more)
...As a history and literature major, I have spent a great deal of time honing expository writing skills, as well as basic reading comprehension, proofreading, literary analysis, close reading, and creative writing. I am generally available 9am-8pm M-F and by arrangement on weekends. I can travel or meet online. (read more)
...I've worked with dozens of students across a number of educational settings: last semester's AP Calculus BC students worked with me on their way to scoring all 5s (which I must admit, made me very proud of all seven of them!); I worked with students in Business Calculus at UCLA, USC, and UCI, as ... (read more)
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...I have taught in both private and public middle and high schools in Southern California and Japan. Having taught from all of the most popular classroom textbooks from middle school to college, I have an excellent grasp of the content and goals. As a teacher and as a tutor I have helped take rem... (read more)