Our Irvine SAT instructor has worked for over 20 years as a private tutor in Algebra, English, Writing and the SAT. She tutors and teaches the SAT and GRE. She holds a B.A. in Spanish Language and Literature from U.C. Berkeley and an M.P.A in Public Policy and Administration from California State University, Long Beach. Her patience and insight to each student’s specific areas of improvement are a guarantee for your successful exam results. She is an avid world traveler, having lived in multiple countries and is also involved in the fields of sports, health and nutrition.
SAT Student Review (Irvine | California)
Angus was the best SAT instructor, he has given me confidence and SAT tips to do well. He has provided me with great SAT tutoring.
Irvine - SAT Vocabulary – Adjectives
precocious -- (adj) unusually advanced or talented at an early age
The precocious SAT student already scored an 800 on her math section.
provocative -- (adj) tending to provoke a response, e.g., anger or disagreement
The provocative SAT student attempted to get a rise out of his instructor by questioning vociferously every answer choice.
Recent College Admissions Student Success
I wanted to take the opportunity and thank you for your support and effort during the last couple of weeks, especially as you have also committed time on the weekends and during holidays!! This is much appreciated. I think that we managed to produce some very good essays in the end, which will hopefully be recognized by the schools.
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SAT Prep Course Overview
Mix of lectures and exercises in each session
ample time allotted for answering sample questions and receiving personalized attention from the instructors
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Sample SAT Long Course Schedule
Math 1 of 2 – Arithmetic; Algebra I
Math 2 of 2 - Algebra II; Problem Solving and Data Analysis; Advanced Math
Verbal 1 of 2 - Reading: 1) Command of Evidence; 2) Relevant Words in Context
Verbal 2 of 2 - Writing Topics: 1) Expression of Ideas; 2) Standard English Conventions
Mock Test Review 1 of 2 - Student will take the first teacher-assigned test in advance of the session
Mock Test Review 2 of 2 - Student will take the second teacher-assigned test in advance of the session
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