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I am a linguistics major from UC Davis who is fluent in Spanish and possesses a reading knowledge of German. I received a grade of "A' in trigonometry, physics, and biology at the community college level. I offer tutoring in both English and Spanish. I have worked as a tutor in homes and in classrooms and have been well liked by my students. I look forward to helping you get the grade you want in your language or math class! I am a linguistics major from UC Davis who is fluent in Spanish and possesses a reading knowledge of German. I received a grade of "A' in Read more
I am willing to give one lesson for free so that you can see if you are interested in my services.
Matthew is very patient and is helping me review the past tense form of verbs. He really knows his subject.
Matthew is an excellent tutor. He has also been very accommodating with regard to my schedule. He is patient with clear explanations. I will be working with him again for Algebra 2.
Matthew is great, as always, and patient in teaching me. There was a problem with the internet but Matthew was able to fix the problem, right away.
Matthew provided great information and feedback to my son during their recent lesson. With Matthew's help my son will graduate.
Matthew is very proficient tutoring Algebra 2. He always comes prepared and breaks down the challenging concepts step by step before moving on to the next problem.
Matthew has been very good with my son who is currently a sophomore in high school. He's been very patient and understanding with my son’s needs. He’s punctuality and professionalism is a major plus. Overall he's been a good motivating factor for my son to do better in school. I would definitely recommend Matthew.
We are homeschooling our 13 year old son this year. We have been using Matthew for a couple of months now and couldn't be happier! he is tutoring our son in math & science. Matthew is patient and encouraging and our son likes him a lot, he breaks math down in a way that makes it easier for our son to understand the concepts. We would definitely recommend him to anyone who is looking for a tutor.
Mathew was very patient with my daughter he explained things to her well. He also made her do the work without giving her the answers. We look forward to working with him, we have only had one lesson so far.
My daughter is on in dependent study due to some health issues. I love how Matthew quickly assessed what she knew and where she is in Geometry. Then gave her the skills to get the assignments completed. My daughter said he teaches better than her actual teacher. She is confident that she understands the concepts. I am very pleased.
Very professional. Matthew was on time and reserved a study room for us in the local library. He checked for understanding by asking questions in different ways. I look forward to more secessions.
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I use illustrations, outside texts and visual aids to help with this subject.
I earned excellent grades in physical, math, and auto shop classes, and I have developed a knowledge of electronics by working on computers.
I received "A" grades in both high school and college biology. I am also an intern at the UC Davis Medical Center, where I use my knowledge frequently.
I studied calculus in a college course and have used its concepts to help students understand physical science problems. I am constantly expanding my knowledge of advanced math and love to share it with other students.
I have taken and passed the California Basic Educational Skills Test. I am familiar with the math and writing skills needed to do well on many standardized tests, and I have experience as a tutor for tests such as the SAT and ASVAB. I am currently working toward my teaching credential.
I have extensive experience tutoring math to elementary school students. I use visual aids and word problems to help math come alive for students, and I always enjoy helping children learn.
I use real-world illustrations and word problems to help students understand how science is useful in the real world. I also bring in outside texts with useful diagrams to help students visualize concepts.
I tutor language arts at the elementary, junior high, high school and college levels.
I have a good deal of experience preparing for standardized tests. I use word problems and reading comprehension passages to help my students prepare for tests.
I enjoy tutoring geometry and like to provide illustrations and visual aids of various kinds. I like to help students understand the importance of geometry by pointing out its usefulness in physics, carpentry and other areas.
When I help people to prepare for the GRE, I work through example math problems with them and coach them in test-taking techniques useful for the GRE. I also provide advice on what formulas and concepts they should memorize.
As a linguistics major at Davis, I received a grade of A in phonetics and also took courses in morphology and phonology. I have also learned about phonics during my experience teaching English to Spanish-speaking students.
I received a grade of "A" in physics class in college, and have enjoyed tutoring this subject to high school and college students. I also use my knowledge of calculus and statistics to increase my effectiveness in this subject.
I enjoy tutoring math at the junior high level. I like to help my students understand the basic concepts of algebra with metaphors and illustrations. I also remind students of the widespread applications of algebra to science and the arts.
I have studied the applications of advanced algebra, calculus and trigonometry in my academic and tutoring pursuits. I enjoy sharing the problem solving methods of precalculus as well as its applications with my students.
I have tutored language arts and to both high school students. I also received an "A" in advanced composition at UC Davis, so I know how to "read between the lines" when it comes to literature and academic writing.
I studied linguistics at UC Davis and completed upper division coursework in Spanish. I also have experience working as a Spanish interpreter and tutoring high school Spanish.
I have studied statistics in both classroom and individual settings. I have put my knowledge of statistics and probability to use in my job as a census worker, as well as my internship at the UC Davis medical center. I am currently studying advanced statistics and I am familiar with statistical technologies including Minitab and Microsoft Excel.
I love tutoring social science classes of all kinds. I have tutored both religious studies and western civilization at UC Davis.
I received a grade of "A" in advanced composition at UC Davis. I help students to outline, refine, and edit their papers using tried-and-true methods.
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