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Vinita K.

San Diego, CA

$38/hr

Math and Science Tutor

Background check passed as of 1/14/14
Usually responds in about 4 hours

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I have completed my Bachelor's in Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology from IIT-D, India. I also have a Master's in Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology.

I have a certification in Applied Biotechnology from Miramar Community College with a GPA of 4.0. I completed my Professional Science Master's with a GPA 3.8. I have a strong grasp on fundamentals of Math, Chemistry, Biology and Physics.

I have personally taken the SAT-2 in Math, Chemistry and Biology with a total score of 2200/2400. My parents are professional teachers in math and science. I have taught all grades of students up to high school. I have been a teaching assistant for my professor in my graduate school. I believe in individual attention and a focused approach for ensuring a strong grasp of fundamentals. I believe in helping with homework and assignments to ensure good grades.

Testimonials

"Excellent Tutor"

- Anthony, Vista, CA on 12/8/14

"Patient, Responsive and Reliable"

- Patty, Poway, CA on 2/11/12
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Differential Equations, Discrete Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
English, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking,
Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science, Astronomy, Biology, Biostatistics, Botany, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Genetics,
Microbiology, Organic Chemistry, Physical Science, Physics, Zoology
Computer:
AutoCAD, Computer Science, General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word, Visual Basic
Language:
Hindi,
TOEFL
Art:
Ballroom Dancing, Painting
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Business:
Accounting, Career Development, GMAT, GRE, Law, Marketing, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Accounting, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Biology, Chemistry, Elementary (K-6th), English, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Statistics, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, Career Development, GED, GMAT, GRE, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Sports/Recreation:
Ballroom Dancing, Cooking, Fitness, Sewing, Swimming, Yoga
Corporate Training:
Accounting, Career Development, General Computer, GMAT, Grammar, Law, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Proofreading, Public Speaking,
Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Algebra 1

Algebra is a foundation course in Mathematics. It has several application and is the foundation course for higher AP level Maths. Using everyday simple examples I make the complex topics of Algebra understandable and easy to apply. Students do well with good explanation and practice questions.

Genetics

I have a Bachelors and two Masters in Biotechnology. I have worked as a research assistant where I have tutored undergraduate class of student in BIO101 where basic concepts of Biology and experiments carried out to analyze DNA were explained.

Hindi

I have taken Hindi as a language subject for 10 years of schooling in Indian academic curriculum. My previous teaching experience in Hindi covers 4 years when I taught middle school and high school children.

Public Speaking

I have been a proficient public speaker and have presented several times in conferences for American Society of Safety Engineers from 2004-2008. I have taken Master level courses in Communications and Public Speaking and have been an A grade student 2010-1012. Last year, I presented a scientific poster to close to 10,000 scientists and biologists in the Stem Cell conference in Japan and received several compliments for my presentation.

Indian Institue of Technology, India
Biochem Engg.
Indian Institue of Technology, India
Master's
California State Univ San Marcos
Master's

Education

Indian Institue of Technology, India (Biochem Engg.)

Indian Institue of Technology, India (Master's)

California State Univ San Marcos (Master's)

Excellent Tutor — Namaste! My first lesson with Vinita was great! She was very patient with me and explained everything perfectly. She was very professional and her teaching methods were easy to follow and understand. I am trying to learn to speak Hindi, and at first was very nervous and unsure if I could actually learn to speak Hindi, but after one hour with Vinita I was having a conversation in Hindi! I look forw ...

— Anthony, Vista, CA on 12/8/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $38.00

Travel policy

Vinita will travel within 30 miles of San Diego, CA 92129.


About Vinita

I have completed my Bachelor's in Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology from IIT-D, India. I also have a Master's in Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology.

I have a certification in Applied Biotechnology from Miramar Community College with a GPA of 4.0. I completed my Professional Science Master's with a GPA 3.8. I have a strong grasp on fundamentals of Math, Chemistry, Biology and Physics.

I have personally taken the SAT-2 in Math, Chemistry and Biology with a total score of 2200/2400. My parents are professional teachers in math and science. I have taught all grades of students up to high school. I have been a teaching assistant for my professor in my graduate school. I believe in individual attention and a focused approach for ensuring a strong grasp of fundamentals. I believe in helping with homework and assignments to ensure good grades.

Testimonials

"Excellent Tutor"

- Anthony, Vista, CA on 12/8/14

"Patient, Responsive and Reliable"

- Patty, Poway, CA on 2/11/12
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Education

Indian Institue of Technology, India
Biochem Engg.
Indian Institue of Technology, India
Master's
California State Univ San Marcos
Master's

Education

Indian Institue of Technology, India (Biochem Engg.)

Indian Institue of Technology, India (Master's)

California State Univ San Marcos (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of San Diego, CA 92129

Vinita’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Differential Equations, Discrete Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
English, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking,
Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
ACT Science, Astronomy, Biology, Biostatistics, Botany, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Genetics,
Microbiology, Organic Chemistry, Physical Science, Physics, Zoology
Computer:
AutoCAD, Computer Science, General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word, Visual Basic
Language:
Hindi,
TOEFL
Art:
Ballroom Dancing, Painting
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Business:
Accounting, Career Development, GMAT, GRE, Law, Marketing, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Accounting, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Biology, Chemistry, Elementary (K-6th), English, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Statistics, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, Career Development, GED, GMAT, GRE, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Sports/Recreation:
Ballroom Dancing, Cooking, Fitness, Sewing, Swimming, Yoga
Corporate Training:
Accounting, Career Development, General Computer, GMAT, Grammar, Law, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Proofreading, Public Speaking,
Statistics

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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