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Daniel P.

Encino, CA

$65/hr

Invictus Math Tutor

Background check passed as of 11/24/13
Usually responds in about 16 hours

Invictus Math Tutor

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I am an experienced tutor who enjoys working with junior high and high school students. I am well-versed in a variety of math and science subjects, including Algebra 1 & 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, SAT Math 1 & 2, and Physics.

I am a hardworking and passionate tutor who calls himself the "Invictus Math Tutor", because I believe the key to success is an indomitable will and work ethic. Like Aristotle said, "Excellence is not an act, but a habit." Expecting excellence from my students is how they succeed in their subject of difficulty.

Through tutoring, I have learned how to cater to the individual. There are many ways to come to the same conclusion, and I know that every single person is different. Therefore I adapt to my students to discover what is best teaching method for him and/or her. For example, I give my students customized quizzes to help them prepare for exams.

I am confident that my passion and experience are the qualities you are looking for in a tutor. I look forward to working with you. Thank you so much for your time and consideration.

-DP

Testimonials

"Great Tutor"

- Karen, Northridge, CA on 5/30/14

"Extremely helpful!"

- Susan, Woodland Hills, CA on 5/4/13
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Geometry, Prealgebra,
Precalculus, SAT Math,
Trigonometry
Science:
Physics
Computer:
C++,
Computer Science,
General Computer,
Java, Microsoft Windows
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Business:
GRE
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra,
Precalculus, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, GED, GRE, ISEE, PSAT, SAT Math
Corporate Training:
C++,
General Computer,
Java

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Algebra 1

I am quite versed in Algebra 1. I have tutored several students privately in algebra 1, all of whom have scored well above average in their classes. I have also tutored Algebra 1 through 3 different tutoring companies over the past few years through a Federally funded NCLB program.

Algebra 2

I am quite versed in Algebra 2. I have tutored several students privately in algebra 2, all of whom have scored well above average in their classes. I have also tutored Algebra 2 through 3 different tutoring companies over the past few years, 2 of which were through a Federally funded NCLB program.

C++

I graduated from the University of Southern California with a degree in Computer Science and Computer Engineering. I have spent many years programming in C++. I have tutored students while in school in the subject, as well as privately.

Computer Science

I have graduated the University of Southern California with a BS in computer science & computer engineering. I have had over five years of working for a company in the field of information technology. I have taught students as well as friends how to troubleshoot various platforms including Windows and OS X.

General Computer

I have a BS from USC in Computer Science and Computer Engineering. I have also taught a few students in the basics of using the computer.

Prealgebra

I am quite versed in Pre-algebra. I have tutored several students privately in Pre-algebra, all of whom have scored well above average in their classes. I have also tutored Pre-Algebra through 3 different tutoring companies over the past few years, 2 of which were through a Federally funded NCLB program.

SAT Math

I am quite versed in the SAT Math section. I have tutored several students who have done quite well in the test, and I personally have scored in the 99th percentile in both SAT Math IC and IIC

University of Southern California

Education

University of Southern California

Great Tutor — Very patient. He tutors my daughter and her friend together. When one does not understand, Daniel is able to approach the problem from a different angle until both understand. This also permits both to learn how to solve a problem in numerous different ways. Daniel really knows math and is an excellent tutor. ...

— Karen, Northridge, CA on 5/30/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $65.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

For SAT and ACT, the rate is $90 per hour. For ISEE, the rate is $75 per hour. Any group rates would be $20 per addition student per hour, for a minimum of 2 hours per session.

Travel policy

Daniel will travel within 20 miles of Encino, CA 91436.


About Daniel

I am an experienced tutor who enjoys working with junior high and high school students. I am well-versed in a variety of math and science subjects, including Algebra 1 & 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, SAT Math 1 & 2, and Physics.

I am a hardworking and passionate tutor who calls himself the "Invictus Math Tutor", because I believe the key to success is an indomitable will and work ethic. Like Aristotle said, "Excellence is not an act, but a habit." Expecting excellence from my students is how they succeed in their subject of difficulty.

Through tutoring, I have learned how to cater to the individual. There are many ways to come to the same conclusion, and I know that every single person is different. Therefore I adapt to my students to discover what is best teaching method for him and/or her. For example, I give my students customized quizzes to help them prepare for exams.

I am confident that my passion and experience are the qualities you are looking for in a tutor. I look forward to working with you. Thank you so much for your time and consideration.

-DP

Testimonials

"Great Tutor"

- Karen, Northridge, CA on 5/30/14

"Extremely helpful!"

- Susan, Woodland Hills, CA on 5/4/13
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Education

University of Southern California

Education

University of Southern California


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required

For SAT and ACT, the rate is $90 per hour. For ISEE, the rate is $75 per hour. Any group rates would be $20 per addition student per hour, for a minimum of 2 hours per session.

Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Encino, CA 91436

Daniel’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Geometry, Prealgebra,
Precalculus, SAT Math,
Trigonometry
Science:
Physics
Computer:
C++,
Computer Science,
General Computer,
Java, Microsoft Windows
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Business:
GRE
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra,
Precalculus, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, GED, GRE, ISEE, PSAT, SAT Math
Corporate Training:
C++,
General Computer,
Java

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


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