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As a tutor, I don't catch fish for you; instead I teach you how to fish!
I am a recent graduate from The University of Chicago. I have been tutoring part time for 5 years and full time for 1 year and have been very successful with Standardized Tests like the ACT, SAT, GRE, GMAT, etc., and have helped many to improve their quantitative scores significantly. I myself scored 1510 out of 1600: (800 Quant. and 710 verbal) on the GRE test and 1450 on the SAT.
Teaching is my passion and means a lot more to me than a source of money. I take it very seriously and take great satisfaction in making a difference towards a student's future. My focus will be not only on solving problems that students come to me with, but guiding them how to tackle problems of all difficulty levels quickly and with ease. I also teach effective ways of learning and shortcuts for math calculations, and provide tips to memorize things easily.
All of my students in the past 5 years have found me unique in that I ask you important questions to have you effectively work through the problem on your own, not just give you the solution.
University of Chicago (Master's)
Intense but Productive Lessons — Tara has the advantage of being really comfortable and fluent in colloquial American English, a quality not always found in Hindi speakers. This means he can suggest nuance and correct register for Hindi. He comes with flexibility in that he's willing to accommodate a student's learning style. In my case, I was very directive (pushy, assertive, call it what you will) and I met no conflict. He unde ...
Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00
Cancellation: 24 hours notice required
Tara will travel within 10 miles of Chicago, IL 60614.
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