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David G.

Science and Math Tutor

Santa Cruz, CA (95062)

Travel radius
35 miles
Hourly fee
$40.00
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I have experience with most of the Cabrillo College teachers and their methods, test styles, and other advantages I can pass on to students. I've successfully tutored four students through a Chem 1B course. I'm currently attending UCSC and have done well almost every biology and chemistry course given at Cabrillo College. I plan on attending medical school, so I have taken the anatomy and physiology courses offered at Cabrillo for the allied health programs. I've been a teaching assistant in the anatomy lab as well, where I discovered that I love teaching and helping students succeed in their academic goals. I have been a successful tutor through WyzAnt for one year now.

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David’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Statistics
Sports/Recreation:
Poker
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, MCAT
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Elementary (K-6th), Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, Statistics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Science, Reading
History:
American History, European History
Science:
ACT Science, Anatomy, Astronomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Ecology, Genetics, Geology, Microbiology, Organic Chemistry, Philosophy, Physical Science, Physiology, Zoology
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
Reading

Biology

I've taken every biology class that Cabrillo College offers, and have been a teaching assistant for several professors in both anatomy and physiology. I plan to get my bachelor's in Cell and Molecular Biology.

Botany

I've taken the course at Cabrillo College. It had both lecture and lab components as well as field trips to view plants and fungi in the wild. I passed the class taught by Nicole Crane with a high B.

Chemistry

I've taken 2 years of chemistry, both inorganic and organic. My organic chemistry course was taught by an instructor that is well known for his skill in the subject, students attending other universities often choose to come to Cabrillo to take the course. I love chemistry almost as much as I do biology and as my students could tell you I'm very passionate about the topic.

Genetics

I've taken the course on genetics at UCSC. It covered introductory genetics from Mendel, cell division, chromosomal replication and diseases that can result from improper splitting. The course also covered mouse knockouts and model organisms.

Organic Chemistry

I've taken a very thorough year long course taught at Cabrillo College. Jason Camara teaches it not from a memorization perspective but from a mechanistic approach so you understand what is going on and why, and not just the end result.

Zoology

I've taken a course that focused the lecture component on physiology, development, and behavior of the differing species of animals from protozoa to large mammals. The lab component focused on the grouping of animals by clades and the identification of features that group them into clades. The lab part also covered the same spread of organisms, from protozoa, to the first chordates, up to large mammals.

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Education

University of California Santa Cruz (UCSC) (Biology)

Very flexible and patient!!!! David has been a wonderful tutor!! He has been very easy to get ahold of, and was very flexible with the times he could meet with me. He has helped me in chemistry soo much. I now have a better understanding of the course and it's all thanks to him. He was very patient and didn't mind explaining things a second and even third time for me. This is the first time I have ever gotten a tutor, and I'm ...

— Jennifer from Salinas, CA on 4/11/13);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

David will travel within 35 miles of Santa Cruz, CA 95062.

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