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Peter K.

Test Prep is my specialty. You'll get surprising results.

Chino Hills, CA (91709)

Travel radius
15 miles
Hourly fee
$45.00
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I'm a certified teacher with LAUSD in English. I've taught test prep for over 5 years and have lengthy experiences with the SAT, ACT, and LSAT. My students routinely improve 300 points on the SAT, 5 points on the ACT from the PSAT or first administration of the ACT.

I believe in teaching all the necessary academic content for the test, but not more. That is, know what's on the tests, but don't teach what's not on the test. I also believe the students should take advantage of the available, useful test taking methods that are applicable to the SAT, etc.

I'm available to teach in person or online.

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Peter’s subjects

Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, GMAT, Korean
Sports/Recreation:
Tennis
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, English, ESL/ESOL, Geometry, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Study Skills
Business:
GMAT, GRE
Elementary Education:
Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Korean, TOEFL
Science:
ACT Science
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, SAT Math
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary

Algebra 1

Qualifications:

10 years experience teaching and tutoring math through trigonometry.
Active credentialed teacher with California.
15 Years teaching with LAUSD- adults and high school.

ESL/ESOL

I have taught ESL for 8 years, including as a certified teacher with Los Angeles Unified School District. I've taught all levels and ages to all backgrounds. I undergone over 200 hours of teacher training for ESL.

Korean

I'm a native speaker in Korean. English is my second language. I am fluent in Korean, speak Korean at home and with Korean speakers in the outside environment often. I have recently spent 2 years living in Korea.

I have fluency in reading (newspapers), writing, listening and speaking.

SAT Math

I have taught with the Princeton Review and have taught this test for 5 years with outstanding results, far beyond test prep organizations' norms. Renormalizaiton of SAT in recent years has made the SAT easier to teach and to "coach."

SAT Reading

I scored 760 on the 1979 SAT Verbal. This was in the 99++% at the time. I have taught with the Princeton Review and have taught this test for 5 years with outstanding results, far beyond test prep organizations' norms. Renormalizaiton of SAT in recent years has made the SAT easier to teach and to "coach".

SAT Writing

I have taught the SAT writing section for 4 years. I'm a certified teacher with LAUSD.

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Education

University of Chicago (Philosophy Biology)

Very patient and kind. Peter has been a great tutor for my son who is visually impaired. My son was able to grasp his teaching and he is so helpful. ...

— Eleanor from Chino, CA on 2/16/14);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Peter will travel within 15 miles of Chino Hills, CA 91709.

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