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Phil B.

San Ramon, CA

$45/hr

Patient and Knowledgeable Amherst College Alumnus Math Tutor

Background check passed as of 11/4/14
Usually responds in about 6 hours

Patient and Knowledgeable Amherst College Alumnus Math Tutor

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My goal is to make learning fun and productive for each student. Each student is important and should receive the best one-on-one experience possible. Therefore, the lessons are designed to suit the needs of the individual student. I am positive, enthusiastic, thorough, and patient. I encourage my students to do the best they can.

I have four years of experience working with elementary school students, Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1 at the eighth grade level, and Geometry and Physics at the high school level. I would like to expand my tutoring to include more high school subjects.

Testimonials

"Explains slowly and clearly"

- Christine, San Ramon, CA on 12/5/14

"Great Tiutor"

- Anna, Alamo, CA on 6/5/13
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Logic, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
English, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Physics
Computer:
COBOL, Computer Programming
Music:
Guitar
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, English, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Statistics, Writing
Test Preparation:
SAT Math, SAT Reading
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading, Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Amherst College, MA
(1)University of Southern California
MBA

Education

Amherst College, MA

(1)University of Southern California (MBA)

Explains slowly and clearly — Phil explained the areas of volume concepts very clearly to my son. He is confident about taking his test tomorrow. Thanks Phil! ...

— Christine, San Ramon, CA on 12/5/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Phil will travel within 5 miles of San Ramon, CA 94583.


About Phil

My goal is to make learning fun and productive for each student. Each student is important and should receive the best one-on-one experience possible. Therefore, the lessons are designed to suit the needs of the individual student. I am positive, enthusiastic, thorough, and patient. I encourage my students to do the best they can.

I have four years of experience working with elementary school students, Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1 at the eighth grade level, and Geometry and Physics at the high school level. I would like to expand my tutoring to include more high school subjects.

Testimonials

"Explains slowly and clearly"

- Christine, San Ramon, CA on 12/5/14

"Great Tiutor"

- Anna, Alamo, CA on 6/5/13
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Education

Amherst College, MA
(1)University of Southern California
MBA

Education

Amherst College, MA

(1)University of Southern California (MBA)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of San Ramon, CA 94583

Phil’s Subjects

Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Logic, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
English, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Physics
Computer:
COBOL, Computer Programming
Music:
Guitar
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, English, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Statistics, Writing
Test Preparation:
SAT Math, SAT Reading
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading, 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.


Background Check Status for Phil B.

Phil B. passed a background check on 11/4/14. The check was ordered by another user through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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