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Amir A.

Davis, CA


Berkeley Graduate for Math and SAT Tutoring

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4.9 average from 7 ratings

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UC Berkeley


UC Berkeley (Mathematics)

About Amir

My tutoring journey began as my college education was in its final year. At the time I was tutoring Calculus, Discrete Math and Linear Algebra to small groups of students from UC Berkeley and Berkeley Community College. I realized fairly soon that I had a knack for teaching.

Upon graduation, I found work as a tutor with two reputable test preparation centers in Los Angeles (references upon request!). I am still active with one of them as an online SAT/ACT tutor.

I have more than 2 years of tutoring experience with:

General Math, K-12

Pre-Calculus, Calculus, AP Calculus


Pre-Algebra, Algebra I, Algebra II


ISEE (all levels)

Writing and College Application Essays.
My tutoring journey began as my college education was in its final year. At the time I was tutoring Calculus, Discrete Math and Linear Algebra to Read more

24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Davis, CA 95616
In-person lessons
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Calculus, Discrete Math, Elementary Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra,
Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Trigonometry
ACT Science, Philosophy, Sociology
ACT English, ACT Reading, IELTS, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, IELTS, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Special Needs:
Autism, Special Needs
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math

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I was a part of The Learning Tree; a teaching initiative in Los Angeles that focuses on students with ADD/ADHD or Autism. I've tutored Math and English to dozens of students with learning differences.

My method begins by gathering personal, behavioral and academic information from the student. I then create, to the best of my ability, an individualized program that meets the needs of that student.

Most importantly, I remind my special needs students to focus on the possibilities that their condition opens up.

Algebra 1

Mathematics BS from UC Berkeley.

Graduated with honors.

Linear Algebra

I have a bachelor's degree in Mathematics from UC Berkeley.

I've taught lower division linear algebra in college.


I've tutored many Pre-Algebra students when working with two academic centers in Los Angeles.

I work on short-term grade improvement as well as long-term theoretical knowledge to ensure a deeper understanding of the material.

UC Berkeley


UC Berkeley (Mathematics)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Amir will travel within 20 miles of Davis, CA 95616.