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Popular Academic Tutoring Teachers in San Diego, CA

Justin N.

San Diego, CA
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Master of Science - Earth Science from UC Santa Barbara
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Justin N.

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I have several years experience teaching at the collegiate level and an absolute passion for Earth science which permeates my teaching philosophy. I hope to teach you as much about the Earth as possible, because everyone should understand the planet we live on!

About Justin

I have been playing guitar since I was 12 years old, and I remember how awful my music teachers were at the time. I strive to do better than they did by truly listening to what you want out of music and giving you the tools to accomplish your goals. I love music and teaching and bring passion and e

Gerardo M.

9 Reviews
Poway, CA
Starting at $80
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2007
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Gerardo M.

9 Reviews
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I have mentored over 50 students in 20+ different subjects. I have experience with grades 4th to 12th, undergraduates, graduate students, and industry professionals.

I guarantee improvement in your understanding of the material starting from our first lesson together. I am committed to my students' success!

About Gerardo

My name is Gerardo M. I studied Mechanical Engineering at the California Institute of Technology. I am a STEM-focused tutor that specializes in teaching all levels of math (AP included), science, academic test prep, and college level classes. One of my greatest strengths as a tutor is my ability to

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Ana
Gerardo definitely knows a lot about Microsoft Excel. He taught me how to use pivot tables, create histograms, produce graphs of data, and he also helped me learn a few keyboard short-cuts to do my work more efficiently. Gerardo is a patient and effective tutor and I highly recommend him!
Ana
Gerardo helped me out in Calculus because I was truly struggling. I had a tough professor and I had not taken a math course in a couple of years. He did a great job at tutoring me through webcam and he was really patient with me. I would definitely recommend!
Henry
Gerardo helped me prepare for my AP Calculus AB test. I had trouble understanding certain concepts such as related rates and using integration to find volumes. He explained problems very clearly by going step-by-step, and making sure I understood the process every step of the way. I highly recommend Gerardo if you are looking for a math tutor.

Hissael R.

2 Reviews
Chula Vista, CA
Starting at $16
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • High School Diploma from The Waldorf School of San Diego
  • Teaching since 2009
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Hissael R.

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I have been teaching math for 6 years. Every student presented to me has different needs. As we go through some of the student's work, I notice what he/she needs to work on, and then we put emphasis on that. My goal is to help my students understand thoroughly the material in order build a strong foundation for further expansion on the subject.

About Hissael

I have been teaching and tutoring students for 6 years now. I teach math and guitar. The thing I love most about my teaching isn't the end result of a student's passing report card or a student's accomplishment of learning a difficult musical piece. It is the effort that takes place between the stu

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Ed S.
Hissael is cool. We enjoyed his instruction and is very flexible.
Francisco
Taking classes with Hissael was a great experience. He was very patient and we improved our level in just 4 classes.
Highly recommended.

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Allison B.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2008
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Allison B.

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I believe that a love of learning and a love of teaching go hand in hand. Teaching and tutoring allow me to help others develop that same love of learning that drives me in my studies. I find joy in showing students that intelligence is not fixed, helping them prove to themselves that they can improve their performance in any class with hard work.

The best tutors are people who love both the subjects they tutor and the feeling of helping someone succeed. I have always loved math and science, and part of my tutoring process is helping others to appreciate these topics as well. With words of encouragement and a non-judgmental attitude, I guide students toward a deeper understanding and better problem-solving strategies.

I prepare in advance for every lesson, regardless of the topic, to ensure that I am refreshed on the subject and to develop any materials I might use during the session (equation sheets, worksheets, etc.). I develop practice problems during math and science ...

About Allison

Hello! I have been tutoring for nine years, and I have a Master's degree in Astronomy & Astrophysics. I love teaching, and I make sure to incorporate real-life examples into my math and science problems to help people develop an appreciation of the subjects. When tutoring French, I add elements of

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Claire
Allison is VERY sweet, patient and thorough! I really enjoyed working with her. I learned SO much in just one hour!! I was hesitant about taking the lessons as I've tried lessons at my local Michael's store but didn't get much out of it. One on one with Allison was the right decision. If you are just thinking about it - DO IT!!! You won't regret it. I'm looking forward to next week's lesson with Allison :)
Mizpah M.
Interactive science sessions with Allison are enjoyed by my daughter who is 10 years old, she wants me to increase the frequency of sessions with her.
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Elizabeth P.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • ESL /TEFL from Institute technological Mexico
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Elizabeth P.

3 Reviews
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Hi ! I tutor children of all ages in the subjects of Reading and Writing.I have taught 3rd grade for 10 years and I have always enjoyed and continue to love Reading and Writing .My students that I tutor have shown wonderful progress and have shown the love they have for Reading and writing.I consider myself a very motivated,energetic and patient instructor and very dedicated to my students.I use different approaches to teaching depending on the needs of each child. I create a curriculum that will help with their goals.

About Elizabeth

Hi there ! My name is Elizabeth I am a passionate and motivated teacher .I enjoy teaching English as a second language to my students.I am also very dedicated and energetic when it comes to teaching.I have taught grade school students to adults and taught abroad as well.I enjoy traveling,reading mo

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Miriem E.
She is amazing and sweet person. I learned a lot from her.
Stefano T.
Very open, pleasant and kind person. She has provided me very good material where to study.
Alessandro G.
Elizabeth is a very nice and good teacher, we had two hours lesson and the time flew. Excellent experience I'm looking forward to have next lesson.

KP H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Therapeutic Recreation, BA from Western Washington University
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I've had many students who did not like reading or really struggled with it for a variety of reasons. Sometimes the literature was too hard, and they needed a little extra care. Sometimes they struggled with keeping their attention, or they had dyslexia. Sometimes they were fine readers but just lacked confidence in their skill. Sometimes English was their second language. More often than not, they were some mixture of it all.

Learning how to read or improve your reading skills is an incredibly individual thing. We'll take some time to gain an understanding of where you are, what your goals are, and then work with steady progression to achieve them. We'll also have regular check-ins to ensure progress or even adjust the goals as needed. Hopefully, we'll have a chance to engage in your passions along the way too.

About KP

I believe in the power of passion. I started teaching by "accident" about ten years ago when I started to tutor a friend. And then it was two friends. And then it was half of an English class. I became a private tutor in English, reading comprehension, literature, and composition. In the last

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"Julia creates her own curriculum which is better than anything my daughters receive in their schools.
I see marked improvements in their grades for this past year, and my eldest is actually skipping fourth grade as a result of lessons. I am astounded as to my girls' progress, and greatly appreciative of our tutor's expertise.
Her patient, methodical approach to teaching is why I see us remaining with her for all of our educational instruction. She has already taught arithmetic to my youngest (3rd grade), and algebra to my eldest (starting 5th this sept!), and is proceeding with more advanced math with no issue whatsoever. I cannot recommend her enough."
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"Shea has been an excellent Tutor for my Middle School child, who was having problems with his grammar. She is very courteous, respectful, and explains in detail so that my child comprehends what she teaches him. Shea is very patient and kind, and takes the tension away each time she sits down with him. . I would highly recommend her to anyone in any subject. She is a brilliant young lady! Matthew is gaining more confidence with each visit from Shea."
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Took GMAT lessons from Daniel F.
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Took Math lessons from Norma P.
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"My daughter Really loved Dr. Dawn's style of teaching. Looking forward to have more lessons with her."
Diana
Took Algebra 2 lessons from Dr. Dawn L.
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"Prajakta is a wonderful teacher. She understands the level of kids and work accordingly to make the things easy and fun to learn."
Charu
Took Elementary Math lessons from Prajakta R.
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"He helped me a lot and patiently made sure I understood everything. The best math teacher you will ever have."
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Took SAT lessons from Mena H.
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"Matthew explained his approach to coaching and the plan so we were able to make an educated choice on the best tutor for our son. Matthew was responsive, organized and worked very well with our son. He communicated directly with our son and cc:ed me so that I was aware of the plan and f/u. His scores did improve on the SAT and we were pleased with the investment."
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Took SAT lessons from Matthew H.
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"My 3 daughters looked forward to Tutoring Nights with Colin!

I have 3 girls in High school (10th, 10th, and 9th) . they had been struggling in math since I can remember. I didn't think I could afford tutoring. They each had an 'F' in math.

I found Colin, and what a blessing! In just THREE short weeks Colin had my girls understanding HIS lessons, their CLASSROOM lessons and PASSING their exams! They brought their grades up too!

The best thing I can compare his tutoring to is: an adult teaching a kid to ride a bike...
He didn't expect them to just ride a bike. he took the proper steps and taught my girls about the bike parts, the way the bike functions, how they all work together, how to properly sit and pedal, and he even held them up until they understood it completely and eventually were able to ride the bike on their own.

Thank you Colin! for putting my girls back on track with math!"
Nydia Daleo
Took Algebra lessons from Colin S.
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