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I will review with you the math knowledge and problem solving skills you will need for this test. I have all the experience, skills and study materials to make your test prep painless. You will face the test with confidence, and your scores will reflect the solid preparation we did together.
I will take the stress out of your test prep! If the science portion of the ACT is giving you trouble, look no further. I will review with you the science knowledge and the problem solving skills you will need for this test. I will make your study time efficient and maybe even fun! You will face the test with confidence on test day, and your scores will reflect the solid preparation we did together.
I have been using InDesign and its predecessor software for almost 20 years. In addition, I recently undertook a graphic design course of study that included in depth review of InDesign as well at other Adobe software. I currently design 2 regular newsletters for nonprofits I volunteer for.
I majored in Biology at Yale University. After graduating with a BS, I worked in a Cell Biology lab as a Research Assistant in the Yale Medical School building. I participated in all aspects of the cutting edge research. I am prepared to tutor in all aspects of the field.
I have studied herbology as part of my Chinese Medicine degree, and received a degree from Yale in Biology. I have strong academic training in botany as a result.
I grew up speaking Mandarin at home. I studied Chinese characters from my father growing up, and took Mandarin at Yale for a year. I have exposure to Chinese calligraphy, poetry and culture, but not mastery.
I have been responsible for three regularly produced newsletters for volunteer organizations I have been involved with over the course of 15 years. As a result, I am very familiar with all the processes involved in digital graphics, design, layout and printing.
I have had an international upbringing, speaking two languages at home and learning three more in school. Because I am very familiar with learning foreign languages, you will find that I am an excellent teacher of English. You will find that I am an excellent ESL tutor!
The ISEE is a test administered to more than one grade level at a time. Consequently, it is very much in your favor to build math and verbal skills up beyond your child's grade level. I have experience teaching ISEE math and vocabulary up to the level of the test, advancing math and verbal skills beyond his/her grade. This is one standardized test where good tutoring brings big results.
My own SAT scores were sufficiently high as to get into all 4 Ivy Leagues schools that I applied to. My approach is to use prep time efficiently. This test is not about rote-memorized knowledge. It is about problem solving in an efficient and educated way. I can teach you how to approach each question type so that you can reliably face them on test day confident in your answers. The more right answers, the better your score!
My own SAT scores were sufficiently high as to get into all 4 Ivy Leagues schools that I applied to. Although we will work on learning vocabulary words, this test is as much about problem solving in an efficient and educated way. The trick is to understand the questions in that context. Bottom line, you want a great score, you need to know how to select the right answer. I can teach you how to approach each question type so that you can reliably face them on test day confident in your choices.
Let me help you take the stress out of test prep. I have been helping high school students prepare for standardized tests for years. I will make your study time efficient and maybe even fun! You will confident on test day, and your scores will reflect the solid preparation we did together.
When I was in high school, my father sat me down and taught me study skills that are practical and useful to this day. Primarily designed to prioritize and organize a plan of study, his method was invaluable to me. I reached Valedictorian of my class through discipline and good study habits.