Hi, my name is Fred. I have taught and tutored math in both high school, Grossmont College and Southwestern College, (where I am currently teaching statistic courses) for over 19 years. I am certified to teach all levels of math in high school and have a Master's in Statistics/Biostatistics at SDSU. I truly enjoy teaching and tutoring students in math and statistics and I believe my student ratings reflect that. My method of combining patience, simplification and directness has surprised ... [more]

Algebra 1

I have taught Algebra I at the high school and college level. While at Grossmont College I attained an 80% pass-rate, while the pass rate in the state of California was just 45%. I have tutored this subject every year for the past 15 years.

Algebra 2

I have taught Algebra II in both high school and college. I have single subject certification to teach all levels of math in high school. I have tutored this subject every year for the past 10 years. I know the material and how to teach/tutor it quite well. I find it fairly easy to simplify this material for the student.

Calculus

I have single subject certification to teach Calculus at the high school level in the state of California. I have tutored Calculus students while at Grossmont College for over 10 years. I have quite a bit of experience successfully preparing students for their AP Calculus exam. I have found Calculus, like Statistics a course in which I have enjoyed great success in simplifying the concepts for the students.

Geometry

I have taught this course in high school and have tutored students in it for over 10 years. I am certified to teach all levels of math in California high schools. I have found Geometry, due to its visual aspect one of the easier courses to simplify.

Prealgebra

I have taught this course at Grossmont College and have enjoyed a great deal of success with my students. I also have been tutoring this material with younger and older students for well over 10 years. I feel I am able to tutor these concepts in a very easy to understand simple and patient manner.

Precalculus

I have taught this material at both the high school and college level. I am certified to teach all levels of math in high school and have a Masters in Statistics. I know how to simplify this material quite well and have been very successful with the Precalculus students I have tutored.

Trigonometry

I have attained single subject math certification for the state of California. I have tutored trigonometry students for over 10 years, both privately and while at Grossmont College. I know the material very well and more importantly how to tutor and/or teach it very well.

Statistics

I have tutored statistic students every year for the past 15 years. I have taught elementary statistics in college. I just recently completed my Master's degree in statistics. I believe my student feedback speaks better than I can as to my ability to simplify and teach statistical concepts.

SAT Math

As a coach I have worked with quite a few high school athletes preparing them for this test. I also have tutored quite a few students in preparation for this exam. I am very good at simplifying concepts and showing the student more than one way to solve a problem.

GRE

As a high school and college math instructor I am well qualified to teach the material for this exam. What I also am quite capable of is simplifying it for the student. As a high school coach and mentor I feel quite confident in my ability to prepare and motivate the student for the particular exam they are going to take.

GED

ASVAB

I have worked with quite a few students in preparing them for the math portion of this test and have been quite successful with them. I also feel my experience as a high school coach gives me valuable experience in preparing and motivating students for this exam.

Probability

I have attained a Master's in Statistics at San Diego State University. I know the subject material quite well and how to present it in a simple, easy to understand manner. I have tutored students from UCSD, USD and SDSU in this subject area with positive results.

ACT Math

I have taught math in high school and have passed all tests required to attain single subject math certification for the state of California. I have tutored numerous students in preparation for their ACT and SAT math tests. I also am aware of and have access to the proper material to study.

Elementary Math

I have worked as a long term substitute teacher for many elementary and middle schools in my 15 years of teaching. This has given me much experience with working with students in elementary math. I have also taken multiple "math for elementary school teachers" courses at San Diego State University.

Biostatistics

I have taken over 30 upper division credits in statistics and 3 of those were in upper division biostatistics and 3 were in the Graduate level of Biostatistics. I have tutored students successfully in biostatistics before. I am sure I can continue.

Econometrics

I have recently attained a Master's in Statistics which covers the core concepts of Econometrics. I have recently audited Econ640 at SDSU. This is a graduate level Econometrics course. I also have recently tutored two students who both received A's in their Econometrics course.