"Experienced University Level Math, Physics, and Chemistry Educator"
My educational background is a thorough mix of chemistry, physics, and mathematics. As an undergraduate I had opportunities to tutor and TA chemistry and physics courses as a chem/physics double major, pursue independent studies in applied mathematics, and do original research in spectroscopy that was eventually published.
In graduate school, I taught chemistry and physics lectures and labs, had regular office hours for one-on-one and group problem solving and tutoring, and ran the tutoring... ... More
"Understand Earth Science"
If you really want to understand the topic, you have to do more than memorize terms; it takes asking questions and challenging your understanding by working through scenarios. My interest in science didn't come from classes but experiencing the world firsthand and then looking for answers. My basic understanding of science occurred during graduate school, but my real understanding occurred through applying principles to real life situations and teaching others.
I have been working in scienc... ... More
Things with Chloe have been great so far. We've had 3 sessions with her with ZERO complaints. She's prompt, communicative, polite and great with kids. Our 10 year old son loves working with her. She carries herself very well and is very confident in what she does. Highly recommend.
Chris L. from Orinda, CA
"Experienced Tutor Specializing in Test Prep & Students w. Disabilities"
I was raised in a homeschooling family. Tutoring was a part of my life from very early on as the oldest of my siblings. I have also worked in Montessori schools, studied basic child development, nannied for over 3 years and worked as a paid tutor for numerous families with kids K-6th grade. For younger children I like setting up clear objectives, incorporating positive re-enforcement, and as much as possible making the learning the game that it should be at that age. For older and more advanced children my strategy doesn't change much, but the pace and the work I encourage them to do on th ... More
"Experienced teacher/ tutor in all areas of Language Arts and Test Prep"
I taught AP/IB English for many years at the International School of Brussels. I was also the TOEFL supervisor in Brussels. While I sometimes teach Shakespeare at CU-Boulder, my main work is helping students prepare for standardized tests eg. SAT, ACT, PSAT, Subject Tests, GRE and LSAT. In addition, I assist students with college choice and college application essays. Students appreciate my straightforward approach. We get down to business!... ... More
Great, enthusiastic, encouraging and efficient. I definitely recommend her to anyone else that needs help Writing or editing an Essay such as my Senior Thesis for College. When I thought I was at a dead end, Lauren saved the day.
Draney C. from San Francisco, CA
"Experienced English, Writing, and Math Tutor - ESL Certified"
I have been an algebra tutor for 2 years, working with middle school, high school, and college students to improve their skills. This is one of my strongest teaching areas, as well as one of the most fun. My students often compliment me on the clarity of my explanations. I have many math books and works books, so I am able to help students with their assigned work as well as provide extra materials if needed. ... More
"Overcome Math and Computer Anxiety!"
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I'm a graduate of the University of Colorado and have a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics. I've been working professionally in the education field for over 4 years. My primary work has been for an online college building and running their Student Orientation program and managing their tutoring center. It has given me extensive experience in helping very diverse levels of students learn.
Prior to beginning my professional career, I wo... ... More