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Patrick H. ...I have my BA in linguistics and am currently working as a linguist at one of the major tech companies here in the Bay Area. I am also fluent in Mandarin Chinese and have spent time abroad in China I specialize in tutoring English as a foreign language (TOEFL & IELTS), English reading and writin...
14 Subjects: including SAT reading, SAT writing, English, Spanish
$40.00/hr
Palo Alto, CA
Tim C. ...Oh, and an infinite capacity for hard work. But you will probably be expecting that sooner rather later, and probably later as well. Aside from having an impressive range of vocabulary at your disposal, the other key to success is recognizing the different question types, knowing exactly what you have been asked for and applying the strategies successfully.
18 Subjects: including SAT reading, SAT writing, English, reading
$50.00/hr
Fremont, CA
Michael N. I am a Naperville North High School and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign graduate with a degree in Mathematics. I have extensive problem-solving experience including winning 1st place at the 2007 ICTM State Math Contest, qualifying for the USA Math Olympiad, and placing in the top 500 in the...
14 Subjects: including SAT math, calculus, physics, geometry
$75.00/hr
Mountain View, CA
Jiby N. ...Some sessions will involve a lot of theoretical explanations, with visual representations, depending on the need of the student. The whole point is to combine the mathematical concepts the tutee knows in a structural map that will allow him/her to see the existing connections. Scientific students in particular will often be asked to demonstrate formulas and prove theorems.
16 Subjects: including SAT math, calculus, physics, French
$40.00/hr
Cupertino, CA
Leif P. ...Instilling curiosity, or cultivating existing curiosity in a student is a key function of a teacher. When a student is engaged and wants to know more about a subject, teaching is like feeding chicken to a hungry alligator. One way I have found that encourages curiosity is connecting subject material to the life of the student.
14 Subjects: including SAT math, geometry, biology, algebra 1
$70.00/hr
Menlo Park, CA

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