...In that time I learned different things related to presenting the math in a way that can be understood regardless of the level of the student. Mostly I focus on explaining the most important steps of a particular skill and then guiding the student to developing their understanding of that skill. I like to break down whatever skill I'm teaching in the simplest form at first. (read more)
...The English language that we have today has been steadily evolving from its birth, and new words are continually created from existing words or portions of words. When a student needs to improve his/her vocabulary, I aim to teach them how to recognize the root elements of a word and to compare t... (read more)
...I have a Bachelors in English with graduate units as well as a Masters Degree in Educational Leadership. I have also taught college for over 9 years. As a hobby, I have been working with, programming, and building computers for many years as well, so I am also able to teach you about general computer use and mechanics. (read more)
...I've taught the SAT, ACT, PSAT, and TOEFL, and helped kids get into Stanford, Harvard, Yale, MIT, University of Chicago, Northwestern, Caltech, Carnegie Mellon, Duke, Amherst College, and - of course - UC Berkeley and Columbia, among others (go alma maters!).
*More than a decade has passed since... (read more)