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The Best Test Preparation Tutors in Oakland, CA

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Jeffrey M.
69/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Effective Ph.D. Tutor of Mathematics and Physics

The GRE math questions are by no means simple, and they cover the gamut of geometry, algebra, number theory, and applications of all of the above. I have found that working from a GRE test preparation book is the most effective way to gain experience with how to handle GRE-type math questions. As necessary, I... read more

69/hour
4.9 (1019)
3,730 hours tutoring
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The GRE math questions are by no means simple, and they cover the gamut of geometry, algebra, number theory, and applications of all of the above. I have found that working from a GRE test preparation book is the most effective way to gain experience with how to handle GRE-type math questions. As necessary, I... read more

Mythili K.
50/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Carnegie Mellon Undergraduate College Counseling Tutor

I have had experience helping numerous students with steps throughout the entire admissions process from brainstorming to proofreading essays, as well as advice about extracurriculars and standardized test preparation. As a tutor, I tailor a plan for each individual student and help you find your voice. I... read more

50/hour
4.9 (51)
290 hours tutoring
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I have had experience helping numerous students with steps throughout the entire admissions process from brainstorming to proofreading essays, as well as advice about extracurriculars and standardized test preparation. As a tutor, I tailor a plan for each individual student and help you find your voice. I... read more

Burt H.
50/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Tutor in World History - Geography - English - Writing

Hi, I'm Burt and I want to help you out with your Middle School, High School or College-level World History, Geography, English and Writing. I use a three-pronged tutoring approach: 1) provide guidance on paper-writing, presentations and test preparation; 2) review completed papers and tests to work on areas... read more

50/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Burt and I want to help you out with your Middle School, High School or College-level World History, Geography, English and Writing. I use a three-pronged tutoring approach: 1) provide guidance on paper-writing, presentations and test preparation; 2) review completed papers and tests to work on areas... read more

Alan G.
70/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Berkeley/MIT Grad tutor in Math, Science, Entrepreneur/Business

I have lot's of experience in helping with test preparation. In addition to helping understand how to solve the problems, I can also help with training for dealing with time constraints, and strategies during the test day itself. read more

70/hour
5.0 (7)
22 hours tutoring
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I have lot's of experience in helping with test preparation. In addition to helping understand how to solve the problems, I can also help with training for dealing with time constraints, and strategies during the test day itself. read more

Darren H.
199/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Former Chemistry Professor with Degrees from Stanford and Berkeley

The good news is that you can train yourself to be one of the top 9% who gets a perfect score. I recommend taking released exams and free-response questions two months before the AP test. Prepare a list of questions you'd like to review in each tutoring session. If you need more practice material, do the... read more

199/hour
5.0 (77)
341 hours tutoring
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The good news is that you can train yourself to be one of the top 9% who gets a perfect score. I recommend taking released exams and free-response questions two months before the AP test. Prepare a list of questions you'd like to review in each tutoring session. If you need more practice material, do the... read more

Joan R.
60/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Passionate and Understanding Teacher

The GED is a great way to accomplish high school completion. I have been tutoring test preparation for over 10 years and would like to help your student to improve their test taking skills as well as brush up on knowledge. read more

60/hour
4.9 (78)
217 hours tutoring
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The GED is a great way to accomplish high school completion. I have been tutoring test preparation for over 10 years and would like to help your student to improve their test taking skills as well as brush up on knowledge. read more

Yuwei C.
35/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Tutor on test preparation for college applicants

Hi, my name is Yuwei, and I am a tutor that can help the college applicants to get their desired scores for for the college entrance exams! Personally, I have the experience of teaching high school on preparing their SAT test to get their desired degree. I shared some useful tips which helped them speed up their... read more

35/hour
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Hi, my name is Yuwei, and I am a tutor that can help the college applicants to get their desired scores for for the college entrance exams! Personally, I have the experience of teaching high school on preparing their SAT test to get their desired degree. I shared some useful tips which helped them speed up their... read more

Andreas M.
99/hour

Oakland, CA

Effective Tutor for Math, Computer Science, and German

I help at all levels of math including the test preparation for the quantitative part of the GRE. I had several GRE students and they all exceeded their initial expectations in the math portion. "Excellent tutor improved my GRE score!" - Megan G. Oakland, CA Andreas was a huge help to me in preparing... read more

99/hour
5.0 (558)
3,276 hours tutoring
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I help at all levels of math including the test preparation for the quantitative part of the GRE. I had several GRE students and they all exceeded their initial expectations in the math portion. "Excellent tutor improved my GRE score!" - Megan G. Oakland, CA Andreas was a huge help to me in preparing... read more

Kat K.
25/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Youth Educator, Writer, and Spanish Speaker for 10+ Years!

Nice to meet you! I grew up in the Bay Area and always knew I wanted to be able to speak Spanish. I started taking Spanish as soon as I could, when I was in the 7th grade, and I took Spanish courses for the next 10 years, all the way through college graduation. I remember the struggle of memorizing flashcards, learning... read more

25/hour
1 hours tutoring
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Nice to meet you! I grew up in the Bay Area and always knew I wanted to be able to speak Spanish. I started taking Spanish as soon as I could, when I was in the 7th grade, and I took Spanish courses for the next 10 years, all the way through college graduation. I remember the struggle of memorizing flashcards, learning... read more

Amy Y.
50/hour

Near Oakland, CA

ACT Test Preparation

I got a 34 on the ACT with a breakdown of 36 on English, 34 on Reading, 34 on Math and 33 on Science. I also got a 10 on the Writing, so I would also be able to help on the essay portion. read more

50/hour
5.0 (14)
32 hours tutoring
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I got a 34 on the ACT with a breakdown of 36 on English, 34 on Reading, 34 on Math and 33 on Science. I also got a 10 on the Writing, so I would also be able to help on the essay portion. read more

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