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Carl is an excellent tutor. We hired him for sat prep plus his ability to help our son catch up on his studies. He is very knowledgeable on what kids need help on and how to engage them. Our son loves working with him and wants to learn. We chose Carl because he has tremendous experience as an educator plus has an east coast background which was extremely important to us. He has proven to be a wise choice and we are so happy to be working with him. A month into this we are very happy. As parents, we have made the right decision. Carl is an excellent teacher. He is tough, challenging and inspiring. Even as two ivy-league graduates, we respect his advice on our son in regards to grammar and literature. Overall, we are extremely pleased with our decision.
I feel compelled to share a great "find" we made last year. School had only been in session for two weeks before my kids came home lamenting that their AP Physics teacher left them totally confused and stressed out. Switching to a less demanding schedule wasn't an option so I decided to look for some help. Lord knows, it wasn't going to come from me or my husband! I found Daniel, a 2012 UCLA engineering grad who has been tutoring for many years. After the boys' first meeting with him, the level of stress in our household plummeted and the boys did well on their first physics test. We've decided to have him come regularly, just to make sure the boys understand the material and keep them confident. The boys ended up with A's in the class and doing well on the AP test. Daniel was able to help them with anything they didn't get in their calculus class as well. So as you stare the next school year in the face, if your child has any difficulty with their studies, especially in math or physics, consider talking to Daniel. He's a lovely young man and the boys really responded to him well.
We chose Elite and were so happy we did! My son struggled in math and he needed more support than the school offered. College prep is tough, I couldn't even help him! Haha Well, we called Elite and Eric matched him up with Tony. We liked that Tony came to our house for a free session before I had to commit to ordering sessions. I always wondered how that worked so you know your kid will for sure like the tutor and want to learn! We're very pleased, thanks again.
I enlisted the help of Arbor Tutors to help me with test prep for grad school. Oh man! I am SUPER happy I did that. I got accepted into all of my top choices (Columbia, Penn, Cornell and Duke).
In a word, Amazing! Randy tutored my 16-17 year old son, who has ADHD, for Algebra II last year and for SAT prep this year. Randy is extraordinarily patient and invested in his students' success. He is very affable and makes the sessions enjoyable. He goes above and beyond....and even helped my son with an English paper after his Algebra II session on one occasion! My son performed well in Algebra II and his SAT score increased 250 points with Randy in the first 8 weeks of commencing SAT tutoring with him! Randy is absolutely my go-to guy for my other kids! Hire him now...you can rest assured that your student is receiving the best support available!
Cindy is an absolute visionary. I am a senior in high school, and I met Cindy a few months before I began this school year. My strengths academically are mainly in reading, writing, social studies, and philosophy, but Cindy has enhanced my knowledge and appreciation for mathematics, science, and my capabilities in problem solving as a whole. When I first met Cindy, I was in desperate need of a math tutor, but what I received was more than I could have ever imagined. Aside from her outstanding mathematical capabilities, Cindy has served as my mentor, ultimate problem solver, entrepreneurial guru, and ultimate inspiration throughout my college prep and application process. As a fellow performer, and actress, Cindy also has helped me explore my passion for theatre, and expand it to become a flourishing intrigue with anthropology, psychology, and motivational speaking. She is literally the reason that I am now travelling as a motivational speaker/ Body Positive facilitator to youth, ranging from middle school to high school. In offering her invaluable time, ambitious mindset, and incredibly compassionate demeanor, she has allowed me to find my true passions, and encourage others to do the same. Furthermore, Cindy is beyond this world amazing. Whether to call her an angel, an oracle, a goddess, a reincarnated Albert Einstein, or any other form of awe, I am not worthy to concretely say. However, I can attest that Cindy has absolutely changed my vision for myself and the world around me, my societal views and aspirations, as well as having enhanced my mathematical and test taking capabilities. Truly, Cindy is the most wonderful, kind, creative, talented, and intelligent essence, one could ever hope to meet or aspire to become.
Sarajane has tutored my kids (currently in 3rd and 6th grade) for the past two years in various areas of study, including math, reading/writing and ISEE prep. In every case, she has come well-prepared, with innovative ways to teach the material. For example, when I asked her to help my 3rd grader with reading aloud, she found some readers theater passages to make reading fun and engaging. My child loved it! She always comes prepared with a well thought out, customized study plan and related study guides, designed to make each lesson as effective as possible. Thanks to her help and support, my 6th grader has blossomed into a confident math student. She also helped my 6th grader raise her ISEE scores substantially. She is always professional, on time and well-prepared. What can I say, Sarajane rocks our world and I recommend her without reservation!
My son is working with an outstanding tutor! The young college graduate is helping my son develop the study skills needed to be successful in college and high school. My son is reviewing the subjects (Chemistry and Geometry) and he is learning positive study habits. I am an educator and I am very satisfied with the tutoring my son is receiving.
I was one of Stephen students for an ACT prep class More MOSTE(College Prep Program) was offering. He is a great teacher, I learned all the stratgeies he taught and I knew how to apply them on my test. He helped me understand what challenges I was going to face in the ACT by providing me with several practice test, and then reviewing on what I did bad to work on my weaknesses. He broke every section down such as the reading, science, math, and english. He took each section and explain the stratgeies that would be used to break down the question and find the answer quickly. He always answered any question that did come up from my other classmates and myself. As a teen it was hard for me to wake up early to these weekend classes, but I can honestly say I really did anything to not miss his class. I really enjoyed his classes, and what I really like about Stephen was the confidence he gave the whole class. Without his help I feel I couldn't have gotten the score I did.
I would highly recommend Great Expectations College Prep for anyone with a child planning to attend college!! I've had two daughters go through her program. From SAT/ACT prep to the college application process. Jennifer and her staff gave my girls the confidence and knowledge to take ownership of the college process. Jen and her staff gave all the tools my girls needed to do their best on their tests and guide them through the schools that best met all their needs. The entire process was VERY easy, without stress and my girls happy. I'll be using them for daughter no. 3 in a few years.
Evan began working with our daughter to prep for the ISEE High School Placement Test. He was patient and very structured in attacking the materials that needed to get covered for her test prep. They made very good progress and she improved significantly in understanding how to take the test and the materials. She ended up with very good scores on her test. In the process of working with our daughter, we asked if he could help with our 5th grade son who struggles with reading comprehension. He began working with our son in helping him develop a better understanding of what he is reading. My son has improved since working with Evan and is enjoying reading much more than before he started working with Evan.
Roozbeh has been tutoring my daughters for at least six months and he is amazing! We have had fantastic results and in both cases my daughters' grades have improved considerably. My older daughter studied with him for SATs and her score shot up! Our younger (7th grade) daughter started to understand concepts that she could not grasp before and is again doing really well. More important than any of this they really like having sessions with him and are always asking me for more. He has turned the (often very difficult and sometimes painful ) experience of math for them into an exciting adventure. He is currently tutoring my younger daughter for ISEES and continues to tutor my older daughter. We are always happy to see him at our house, he is delightful.
Hands in the air for the BEST LSAT TUTOR PERIOD. I was weary of spending more money but I heard she was especially gifted with teaching applied logic to people who "should" be scoring higher but aren't. After our 3 sessions, we changed my entire approach and I am officially +11 from last summer. I told her she should double her price, she changed the trajectory of my life --I'm going to Vandy! She can take the most complex abstract concepts and convey them in a way that suddenly *clicks* without any condescence or sublte remarks for having taken two paid-for prep classes already. She's a Polly-Anna for late-bloomers/mom's/40+ and everyone else going back to school and I highly recommend her.
Damien helped me immensely with test prep. He explained difficult concepts in very easy to understand ways that helped me visualize the answer during the exam. Obviously he’s very knowledgeable but his patience and flexibility in working with me was superb. Thank you so much for all of your help!!
I have over 20 years of experience in helping students prepare for the TOEFL exam. I have worked as a TWE reader for ETS since 1990. I received my Masters from UCLA in applied linguistics. I have taught ESL at Santa Monica College, LACC, and UCLA.
I AM A MEDICAL SCHOOL STUDENT at UCLA. I AM A PROFESSIONAL TUTOR AND HAVE TUTORING EXPERIENCE with a tutoring company for more than 7 YEARS and I have tutored over 300 students with great results. I have tutored with Sylvan and Tutorsource previously. My approach centers around the core principle that every student has unique abilities and individual learning styles. Some recent students have gone from failing to getting A's on tests in as little as two sessions. I constantly analyze what a student does and doesn't understand, using my mastery of the material to devise problems that facilitate understanding in week areas.
Why struggle? Homework, papers, projects and test preparation go better and faster when you do them the easy way. I'm a graduate of Caltech and UCLA with many years of experience. My successful students, many of whom had been doing poorly in school, learned how to be organized and to enjoy their work, have gone on to success at the best Universities. Some have attained advanced degrees and are successful doctors and lawyers.
I am an UCLA tutor offering SAT prep, English, Spanish, film studies, creative writing, and school skills. I am an UCLA English major graduating in June. I have eight years of tutoring experience. I have 2200 SAT score. I am a non-native, fluent Spanish speaker. I have child care experience. I have great study skills and love teaching.
I'm an MBA graduate of the UCLA Anderson School of Management (class of 2009). I have three years of GMAT teaching experience with a major test prep company, and have taught GMAT classes at the University of San Diego and Alliant International University. My GMAT score was a 710. My rates for GMAT tutoring are much lower than you will find from the major test prep companies. I can also design individual study plans tailored to each student's timetable. In my opinion, students can benefit more from focused one-on-one tutoring than from expensive group classes. My students have been pleased with their results.
We are announcing the opening of tutoring and classes for Fall/Winter 2011 at HB Academics. Tutoring and classes are now open for MCAT, LSAT, GMAT, GRE and SAT prep review tutoring in the following areas in California: * Los Angeles * Santa Barbara * Malibu * Santa Monica * Pasadena * Beverly Hills * Bel Air * Irvine * Long Beach * Palos Verdes * Palm Springs * Pomona HB Academics company, a leading provider of customized exam preparatory services and matriculation advisement, offers in California and West Coast customized tutoring, preparation and review class services for the LSAT, GMAT, GRE, SAT and MCAT tests on-site and online. The HB Academics professional team, founded by Harvard, Stanford and HB Faculty focuses on custom exam preparation. Custom training is available for 35 tests. Student-specific curriculum targets student's needs. Individualized study plans are devised to assist each student's goals and address academic strength and weaknesses. Foundational knowledge and skills are taught. Pertinent homework and adaptive assignments are given. Monitored ongoing progress is designed to provide feedback for optimal results. Outstanding teachers and faculty with excellent track record of success provide instruction.
I am an education professional who spent years in the college readiness sector. I have been a test prep tutor since 1997. Even with other full-time jobs, I always return to tutoring as I love helping kids improve their scores on high-stakes exams.