David J. started teaching when he was 17 years old. After attaining a perfect 800 score on the SAT math test, he was awarded a scholarship to attend the University of Miami. After graduating with his Bachelor's Degree, he moved to LA, where he continued to tutor privately. Meanwhile, he collaborated with textbook companies Larson Texts and Big Ideas Learning as an online videos instructor, and he became a published author on wikiHow.com for math. Eventually, he opened his own education company: LA Math Tutoring.
Mary H. graduated from Princeton University with High Honors. Her thesis won a number of notable awards in architecture, arts, psychology, and philosophy. Afterwards, she attended law school at Northwestern University and completed studies in International Humanitarian Law in Switzerland. Meanwhile, Mary has worked in International Law in Italy and at the United Nations in Germany. Mary tailors her lessons to suit an individual learner's strengths and weaknesses.
Aaron L. graduated from the University of Southern California with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. Afterwards, he attended Rossier School of Education and obtained a Master of Arts in Teaching and a teaching credential. Since then, he's been teaching math at the high school level. In recent years, his high school has scored in the top 5% of California schools on the CAASPP math section. He then became Alliance Gertz-Ressler High School's Math Department Chair.
Rachel M. began tutoring elementary students when she was in high school. After graduating Elon University with a degree in mathematics, Rachel moved to Los Angeles and started tutoring. Rachel loves seeing the light bulbs go off in students' heads when they grasp new concepts. Eventually, her love for tutoring lead her to pursue it as a full time career. As a tutor, she not only helps students with the answers, but also helps to develop their time management, organization, and prioritization skills.
Michelle K. has 20+ years of experience working with students from Pre-K to College level. She received her Bachelor's in Business Economics with an emphasis in Accounting from UC Santa Barbara and her Master's in Elementary Education and Multiple Subject Teaching Credential from the University of Phoenix. Throughout her career, she has worked as a pre-school teacher, substitute teacher for Pre-K-12th, Algebra and Geometry teacher, 3rd grade teacher, academic/test prep tutor, and youth group coordinator.
Bill P. has made education a focal point of his life ever since he outsmarted Mitch Burnert on the playground in kindergarten by knowing 26 types of dinosaurs (Mitch only knew 22). Years later, Bill graduated at the top of his high school class after earning perfect 5's on all his AP exams, including Calculus, U.S. History, and Language & Composition. Next, he attended Northwestern University, where he majored in Statistics and graduated with Honors. He then moved to LA, where he's been tutoring the SAT and ACT.
Yervand C. has a Bachelor of Science in Pure Mathematics and is currently pursuing a Master of Arts in Mathematics from California State University, Los Angeles. Alongside Mathematics, Yervand is also interested in Quantum Physics and is currently publishing a research paper in an academic journal on Particle Physics and General Relativity. Yervand decided to pursue a career in Education in order to become a teacher who sparks a love of education and self-improvement in students' lives.
Camellia M. graduated from the University of Washington with a dual Bachelor’s degree in Physics and Astronomy, with a minor in Mathematics before moving to Baltimore to work on the Hubble Space Telescope. She is a passionate educator with years of teaching experience who approaches learning with the understanding that unique individuals require unique learning environments that cater to their needs in ways not usually accessible in traditional academic environments.
Radomir J. has over 10 years of tutoring experience, specifically focusing on math. His specialties include: Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, as well as English. In addition, Radomir enjoys helping students prepare for the ACT and SAT exams. Meanwhile, he received his Bachelor's degree from Indiana University, majoring in French with minors in Economics, Philosophy, and Film. Overall, his teaching approach is very relaxed and deductive, which helps students master their materials in a low-stress environment.
Mathew L. enjoys engaging with students to help them make sense of subjects. Over the years, he has learned and passed on many tips and tricks to solving questions and remembering concepts. He likes to be creative in relating problems to students to help them better understand problems. Mathew received a Bachelor's degree in mathematics from the University of Arizona. In his free time, he reads to gain new perspectives, goes on hikes to escape in nature, and travels to immerse himself in different cultures.
Michele T. graduated with a second upper honors degree in Chemical Engineering and a Master of Business Administration degree from Texas Christian University on a full scholarship. Education is one of her passions and she has tutored professionally for over 10 years. Aside from teaching math, Michele also tutors biology, chemistry, and finance. Michele derives great joy in helping her students reach their goals and seeing them become the best that they can be. Overall, she loves the art and science of education!
Jay W. received his Bachelor's degree in Applied Psychology and Human Development along with a minor in Communications from Boston College. There, Jay developed a passion for service and teaching. During his junior year of college, Jay assisted a 3rd grade class and specialized in helping the students in math and reading comprehension. In addition, Jay served as a teacher’s assistant for an ethics-based course for freshmen students, along with serving as a mentor for multiple leadership groups on campus.
Maia K. has a dual Bachelor's Degree in Microbiology and Spanish, and she has a Master of Science Degree in Developmental Biology, where her thesis involved investigating the role of retinoids in salamander spinal cord regeneration. Furthermore, she is a Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM). In her spare time, she enjoys Autocross racing, long distance running, and spending time with her two dogs and husband at their Orange County home.
Eric W. graduated from high school on the National Honor Society. The following fall, he moved to LA where he earned his Bachelor's Degree at California State University in Cinema and Television Arts. After working different assistant and management positions in the entertainment industry, Eric now teaches math, English, social studies, and business. He is happy to mentor students who are looking for guidance with their studies no matter the subject.