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Anne G.

Los Gatos, CA

$75/hour

Common Core Math and Test-taking (ACT, PSAT and new SAT) Tutor

In-person lessons
100+ Hours
Background check passed as of 2/20/15
4.8 average from 31 ratings
Excellent tutor!
— Barbara, Los Gatos, CA on 11/3/15

$75/Hour


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The University of Manchester, UK
Physics
Santa Clara University
Master's

Education

The University of Manchester, UK (Physics)

Santa Clara University (Master's)

About Anne

I am an effective, well-prepared science and math tutor providing 1:1 homework help and tuition.
I also provide PSAT, ACT and new SAT test-taking training and instruction.

I have a CBEST teaching qualification, and I tutor grades 6-10 in math, science and test-taking. I am familiar with Fisher/Los Gatos High School curricula . My specialty is Common Core Math.

I am a retired engineer, with 30 years experience in Hi Tech. I have a BS (Hons) in Physics and MS Electrical Engineering. I will travel within 5 miles of Los Gatos.
I am an effective, well-prepared science and math tutor providing 1:1 homework help and tuition.
I also provide PSAT, ACT and new SAT test-taking training and instruction.

I have a CBEST teaching qualification, and I tutor grades 6-10 in math, science and test-taking. I am familiar with Fisher/Los Gatos High School curricula . My
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

No group rates, one on one tutoring only.

Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Los Gatos, CA 95032
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Excellent tutor!"

- Barbara, Los Gatos, CA on 11/3/15

"Patient and Knowledgeable"

- Melinda, San Mateo, CA on 4/13/16

"Flexible and caring tutor"

- Laura, Fremont, CA on 1/24/16
Math:
ACT Math,
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
Science:
ACT Science,
Chemistry, Physics
English:
ACT English,
ACT Reading,
ESL/ESOL, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English,
ACT Math,
ACT Reading,
ACT Science,
Common Core,
PSAT,
SAT Math,
SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Common Core,
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

ACT English

I have 10+ years experience as a technical writer. I have 5 years experience tutoring test-taking, including GRE, CBEST, SAT and ACT. I have passed all these tests myself, with high scores.
I am an experienced on-line tutor, which is an excellent platform to tutor the computer-based test which incorporates Constructed Response Questions in the new ACT.

ACT Math

I have 20+ years experience as an engineer. I also have 10+ years experience as a technical writer, and I have 5 years experience tutoring test-taking, focused on the SAT and ACT.
I have advanced degrees in math and engineering and have completed several Education-related courses through Coursera.
I am also an experienced on-line tutor, which provides an excellent platform to tutor the computer-based tests incorporated into the new ACT.

ACT Reading

I presently teach ACT/SAT test-taking preparation to several students.
I have advanced degrees in math and science and have worked as an engineer for 30 years. I also have 10+ years experience as a technical writer and editor.
I have 5 years experience tutoring test-taking, encompassing GRE, CBEST, SAT and ACT. I have passed all these tests myself, with high scores.
I am an experienced on-line tutor, which is an excellent platform to tutor the computer-based test which incorporates Constructed Response Questions in the new ACT.

ACT Science

I have worked as a scientist/engineer for 30 years, I have a BS in Physics, an MS in Electrical Engineering. I am a CBEST, CSET (Science and Math) Certified Teacher. I have tutoring math and science for ~5 years.

Common Core

I have completed a coursera course called Common Core in Action Math Classroom Challenges. I have also participated in Common Core Curriculum preparation classes for the parents and teachers in my local elementary and middle school district. I teach only from Common Core materials in my mathematics tutoring.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am a (CBEST) certified teacher and have completed additional coursework targeted to K-6 learning.

These courses are "First Year Teaching (Elementary Grades) - Success from the Start " by New Teacher Center, and a University of Virginia course on "Supporting Young Children’s Development".

The University of Virginia Course is especially helpful as it explores Individualized learning and support strategies targeted at under 12s.

I have completed more than 40 WyzAnt hours tutoring under 12s.

PSAT

I presently teach ACT/SAT/PSAT test-taking preparation to several students. I am particularly effective with the motivated, high school-aged students who choose to take the PSAT.
I have advanced degrees in math and science and have worked as an engineer for 30 years. I also have 10+ years experience as a technical writer and editor. I have 5 years experience tutoring test-taking, encompassing GRE, CBEST, SAT and ACT. I have passed all these tests myself, with high scores. I am an experienced on-line tutor, which is an excellent platform to tutor the computer-based test which incorporates Constructed Response Questions in the new ACT.

SAT Math

I have 30+ years experience as an engineer. I have 5 years experience tutoring test-taking, including GRE, CBEST, SAT and ACT. I have passed all these tests myself, with high scores.

The University of Manchester, UK
Physics
Santa Clara University
Master's

Education

The University of Manchester, UK (Physics)

Santa Clara University (Master's)

Excellent tutor!

Anne is currently tutoring my middle school age daughter who is in accelerated math. This is a new level for my daughter and we were anxious that she would struggle to keep up. Anne has been working our daughter to help make sure she really understands the lessons as the class moves really fast on to the next topic. Anne has a very nice and friendly demeanor. My daughter, who at 13 was super res

— Barbara, Los Gatos, CA on 11/3/15

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $75.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

No group rates, one on one tutoring only.

Travel policy

Anne will travel within 5 miles of Los Gatos, CA 95032.