Sophie M.


Sophie M.

Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94117

Will travel 10 miles

$80 per hour.

4.97 36 ratings

Math, science, and test prep tutor fresh out of Stanford

Striving for an top-notch test score, or mastering math and physics classes, can be daunting and frustrating. Sometimes a teacher doesn?t explain the material well, or abstract concepts don?t quite click. That?s why I bring patience and a positive attitude to my tutoring. I use a technique of offering multiple explanations for each concept, rooting my explanations in content the student already understands. I like to build a rapport with students in early lessons by learning their interests a... [more]


Algebra 1


Algebra 2


Calculus


Geometry


Physics

I completed my undergraduate degree in Engineering Physics at Stanford University and went on to apply my knowledge during a masters in Materials Science and Engineering. I've been tutoring physics for over two years, and teach everything from introductory high school mechanics to college E&M.


Prealgebra


Precalculus


Trigonometry


SAT Math

For over two years, I've been helping students achieve the scores they need to get into their dream schools. Test prep can be stressful for students and families, so I always bring patience and enthusiasm to each session, as well as the proven techniques that I've used to help dozens of students significantly improve their performance.


GRE

For over two years, I've been helping my clients achieve the scores they need to get into their dream programs. From reviewing the high school math you haven't seen in years to helping you learn effective test-taking strategies, I can ensure that you do your best on the GRE.


SAT Reading

For over two years, I've been helping students achieve the scores they need to get into their dream schools. Test prep can be stressful for students and families, so I always bring patience and enthusiasm to each session, as well as the proven techniques that I've used to help dozens of students significantly improve their performance. I carry a bachelors in engineering physics and masters degree in materials science engineering from Stanford.


SAT Writing

For over two years, I've been helping students achieve the scores they need to get into their dream schools. Test prep can be stressful for students and families, so I always bring patience and enthusiasm to each session, as well as the proven techniques that I've used to help dozens of students significantly improve their performance. I carry a bachelors in engineering physics and masters degree in materials science engineering.


PSAT

Test prep can be stressful for students and families, so I always bring patience and enthusiasm to each session, as well as the proven techniques that I've used to help dozens of students do their best.


SSAT

For over two years, I've been helping students achieve the scores they need to get into their dream schools. Test prep can be stressful for students and families, so I always bring patience and enthusiasm to each session, as well as the proven techniques that I've used to help dozens of students do their best.


ACT Reading

For over two years, I've been helping students achieve the scores they need to get into their dream schools. Test prep can be stressful for students and families, so I always bring patience and enthusiasm to each session, as well as the proven techniques that I've used to help dozens of students significantly improve their performance. I carry a bachelors in engineering physics and masters degree in materials science engineering from Stanford, so I?m well equipped to answer questions students have. In 2015 and 2016 I worked with an elite California tutoring agency with a reputation for producing top marks in standardized tests.


ACT English

For over two years, I've been helping students achieve the scores they need to get into their dream schools. Test prep can be stressful for students and families, so I always bring patience and enthusiasm to each session, as well as the proven techniques that I've used to help dozens of students significantly improve their performance. In 2015 and 2016 I worked with an elite California tutoring agency.


ACT Math

For over two years, I've been helping students achieve the scores they need to get into their dream schools. Test prep can be stressful for students and families, so I always bring patience and enthusiasm to each session, as well as the proven techniques that I've used to help dozens of students significantly improve their performance. In 2015 and 2016 I worked with an elite California tutoring agency with a reputation for producing top marks in standardized tests.


ACT Science

For over two years, I've been helping students achieve the scores they need to get into their dream schools. Test prep can be stressful for students and families, so I always bring patience and enthusiasm to each session, as well as the proven techniques that I've used to help dozens of students significantly improve their performance. I carry a engineering physics degree and masters in materials science.


ISEE

ISEE prep, more than any other test prep, must be adapted to the age and aptitude of the students. I have worked with one student, a 4th grader, on ISEE prep, but I believe that my experience doing ACT and SAT prep would be more applicable to an older student.