David has been very good with my teenage son. He has helped him grasp larger concepts than just the homework problems presented. He has given my son an excellent outlook and better study skills.
David P. from Newport Beach, CA
"Experienced Teacher In Legal Studies, Bar Exam, Science, Math and More"
Algebra is the student's first trip into the realm of abstract thinking. It forms the basis for all future math courses, and for the crucial activity of analytical thinking in later life. But it doesn't have to be scary or difficult. Teaching a few fundamental principles, I try to make the subject engaging, and maybe, just a bit fun. ... More
"Performance Artist by Passion; Professor/ Psychologist by Profession"
I was a Professor's Assistant for most of my undergraduate years in college. In addition to being a Theater Education major, which required 21 additional hours in secondary education, I also acquired the necessary hours to have a minor in English; which makes me certified eligible in a plethora of Language Arts subjects including advance and remedial English and Reading. ... More
Raffi helped our son improve in AP Chemistry significantly, from a C in the class just six weeks ago to a solid A. Raffi's tutoring skills are amazing, he is extremely patient, understands how to work with an adolescent, and is knowledgeable about standardized testing and college choices, we received excellent advice. The tutoring sessions were truly enjoyable! My son's increased level of confidence positively affected several other school subjects.
Elena K. from La Crescenta, CA
"Experienced and Successful Tutor and Former Teacher"
My background in Mathematics is quite deep and extensive, and Differential Equations has always held a strange fascination for me among the Mathematical sub-disciplines. Where Linear Algebra enables one to start seeing the deep connections that exist among mathematical structures themselves, Differential Equations enables one to start seeing the deep connection between mathematics and the operation of the real world. In other words, one begins to finally understand, fundamentally, why the natural world is described mathematically, and not some other way. The techniques of both Calculus and Lin ... More
"Mac Computers and Photography"
I am completely comfortable teaching and troubleshooting anything on a Mac. I have taken Macs apart and put them back together again. If I can't figure it out or help you, then there's no charge. ... More
We have had 8 lessons with Eric so far. He is tutoring Spanish to my children. He is attentive and well prepared for each lesson. He shows up on time for the lessons promptly. My kids enjoy their lessons with Eric.
Michael S. from Fountain Valley, CA
"Spanish Training, Tutoring: Experienced, Bilingual Professional"
Spanish lessons from a highly qualified, bilingual teacher with a degree in Spanish and 10+ years of experience training students and professionals of all levels (including middle school, high school, SAT, AP, college, and industry professional) throughout Orange County.
This proven, successful approach, which incorporates fundamentals and resources compiled over 20+ years of study, emphasizes the four most basic elements of learning a language: speaking, listening, reading, and writing.
All ages and skill levels are welcome. Lessons are fun, educational, productive, and can be tailored to i ... More
I have taught piano privately for about 17 years and I also served as an adjunct faculty member at Baldwin-Wallace College(OH) outreach department. Students I have taught range in age from four years old to adult. I also adjudicated competitions for MTNA and the Tuesday Musical Club Scholarship Competition in Akron, Ohio, which is offered for conservatory level students.
Aside from teaching I have been an active performer as a solo and collaborative pianist. The musicians I have performed with include Tim Mussard (Tenor), Michel Debost (Flute), Martin Chalifour (Violin), Megumi Kanda (Trombo ... More