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Hello Prospective Students-
I am a student-centered tutor who is interested in tutoring motivated students. I am flexible and creative in my tutoring methods. I recognize the fact that each student has individual needs, strengths, and weaknesses. I adapt my tutoring methods to best fit the needs of the individual student. My number one concern is finding the approach that best suits the individual student. The continued improvement and success of the individual student is my true motivation.
I am currently a humanities department faculty member at University of Phoenix- Oakland campus. U.S. History is my main teaching focus, but math, physics and astronomy are areas of expertise as well. I have been a lecturer at San Francisco State in several departments including: history, geography, and American Indian studies. In addition, I have tutored students preparing to take both the GRE and SAT tests.
I offer high-value service at a reasonable cost. You will not be disappointed.
I can help with usage, mechanics and rhetorical skills.
I can help with everything from real numbers to rational equations.
I can help with everything from the age of explorers to Civil War and Civil War to the present.
I can help with Solar systems, galaxies and introductory astrophysics.
I can help with everything from the Renaissance to World War II.
I can help with cultural, physical, environmental and political geography.
I can help with general concepts and ideas that constitute U.S. political reality. Federal, state and local.
I can help with fundamentals of writing mechanics.
I can help with everything from ancient Greece to Post-Modern thought.
I can help with Arithmetic, fractions, integers, decimals, percents and exponents.
I can help with Probabilistic concepts and applications.
I can help with revision and editing of essays, manuscripts and all types of written documents.
I can help with everything from the basics of comprehension to complex analysis and interpretation.
I can help with various strategies for improving vocabulary.
I can help with everything from ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia to Modern times. In depth look at the world historical process.
I can help with approaches for constructing academic essays.
San Francisco State University
San Francisco State University (Master's)
Above and beyond — Ben is an excellent tutor. My daughter went from a D to a B grade. He is reliable and very easy to work with. So lucky we were able to have lessons with him. Highly recommended. ...
Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00
Cancellation: 24 hours notice required
My rate varies from $40-$60 depending on the distance I have to travel. If you want a group rate, just ask me.
Ben will travel within 20 miles of Berkeley, CA 94707.
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