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Affordable Private Tutoring in San Jose and Silicon Valley

A Rigorous Process to Select Top Tutors

To find outstanding educators Study Wizards uses a thorough vetting process including a detailed written questionnaire, in-depth interviews, and reference and background checks.

Tutors Must Demonstrate
  • Passion for tutoring with a proven track record of success
  • Communication and mentoring skills
  • An excellent academic record and subject expertise

Meet Our Wizards

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Ashley W

Math, Science, and English,
SAT and ACT Test Prep
K to 12th Grades

University of North Texas

BA, Mathematics and Education and Integrative Studies

I thoroughly enjoy working with students. I take the time to understand their learning style and needs. I use real life examples to help them understand what they are learning. And, I always love making the students enjoy their time and making them feel they can achieve anything they want.

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Trevor C

Math, Science, and English
K to 12th Grades

University of Tennessee

B.S. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

I am patient and I have a passion for helping students to succeed. I have extensive training in tutoring and mentoring students and I have been involved with education both for local schools and also in the community.

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Shreya S

Math, Science, and English
6th to 12th Grades

University of California, Irvine,

Senior -Major – Biological Sciences

I work well with all different personalities and I am very patient and flexible with students. Students learn differently and I adapt tutoring their learning style. The best part of being a tutor is seeing students grasp difficult concepts. I am excited when I am able to help a student be motivated to achieve.

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Geanna M

Math, Science and English
K to 12th Grades

University of California, San Diego

Bachelors of Science in Human Biology

I aim to be personable, adaptable and reliable. I work with my students to target difficult areas and help them to improve. Students have different learning curves and I tailor teaching strategies to fit the needs of the individual student using diagrams, concept maps, definitions, pictures, etc.

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Dane M

Math and Science
6th to 12th Grades

San Jose State University

Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology

I patiently guide my student’s learning process to grasp how to do the steps of a problem. I find it effective to have them explain what they know about difficult concepts and to try to solve problems to help build their confidence.

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Allison L

English, SAT and ACT Test Prep,
College Application Essays
Classroom Teaching Experience
6th to 12th Grades

Stony Brook University

Master of Teaching English

Stony Brook University

Bachelor of Arts in English

I guide my students to success by helping them to develop strong essay writing skills and to craft exceptional college application essays written in their own voice.

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Nicole K

Math
3rd to 12th Grades

University of Minnesota – Twin Cities – June 2022

Masters of Arts in Mathematics Education (M.Ed.) (June 2022)

University of Illinois

Bachelors of Science in Mathematics

I build positive relationships with my students and build a space where they can thrive and feel comfortable making mistakes and feel supported. I also relate concepts to their lives to give meaning to the topics they are learning.

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Laura B

Math and English
Classroom Teaching Experience
K to 5th Grades

Huntingdon College

Bachelor of Arts, Early Childhood and Elementary Education

Auburn University

Masters Degree, Early Childhood Education

I provide a nurturing learning environment to help students feel comfortable to think outside of the box. Positive praise and reinforcement goes a long way. My students learn to be independent, get organized and sharpen their verbal, written and math skills.

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Amber H

Math, Science, and English
K to 12th Grades

National University

Bachelor of Arts in English

I adapt tutoring to what each student needs and the way they learn. I enjoy making the tutoring sessions as fun as possible for the students by incorporating visuals, games, and projects whenever possible. I work well with students and who are struggling and those that are there for enrichment.

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Christopher J

Math, Science, and English
6th to 12th Grades

University of Central Florida
Junior Year

Major – International and Global Studies

I am very patient and I spend time getting to know my students, their interests, and their learning styles, and tailor my lessons to their needs. I work well with all students including those who are hyperactive and shy.

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Vikki F

Math and English
SAT and ACT Test Prep
6th to 12th Grades

Montclair State University

Masters in Computer Science

Montclair State University

Bachelors of Arts in Psychology

I have experience tutoring a broad range of students including special needs and gifted. Getting to know the student’s learning style is as important as the subject matter. Knowing where the student is struggling is essential to helping the student improve.

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Lisa R

Math and English
Classroom Teaching Experience
K to 4th Grades

San Jose State University

Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential

I find great joy in sharing the excitement of learning with my students! I have had special training in teaching reading and writing and have many resources to best help my students. I am patient and make learning fun. I use hands-on activities to keep children engaged andI also like to find out from the students themselves what they are interested in.

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Keith R

Math, English and Science
Classroom Teaching Experience
1st to 12th Grades

University of Vermont

Bachelors of Science in Neuroscience

I believe my ability to connect to each student drives my success as a tutor. I also work to convey information so that it is accessible and engaging. In addition, I also help each student to build their confidence and to understand that mistakes are a part of learning.

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Krista S

Math and English
Classroom Teaching Experience
1st to 5th Grades

Wichita State University

Masters of Arts in Teaching Early Childhood Education

Friends University

Bachelors of Science in Organizational Management and Leadership

Early Childhood Special Education Credential

Taking baseline data is essential for assessing improvement and I adapt my teaching to each student’s learning style to help them achieve. I really enjoy making tutoring fun and interesting for my students.

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Nicole L

English, Spanish, ESL
Classroom Teaching Experience
1st to 12th Grades

Monmouth University

Masters of Arts in Teaching

Drew University

Bachelors of Arts in Spanish and Psychology

I am very dedicated to my students. With patience and compassion I allow students to proceed at a pace which is comfortable for them. My sense of humor has also been helpful with keeping students interested and engaged.

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Erika C

English, Spanish, ESL
1st to 12th Grades

San Jose State University

Masters of Arts, Spanish

Bachelors of Science in Journalism

I enjoy that special aspect of tutoring when you can make a real connection with a student and help him or her grow and build a sense of confidence. I adjust to different needs and having a good sense of humor goes a long way.

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Victoria B

Math
1st to 12th Grades

DeVry University

Masters in Business Administration

San Jose State University

Bachelors of Science in Computer Information Systems Engineering

I love tutoring and I can connect with just about all students. I really care about my students and work with them closely to help them fully understand difficult math concepts. It is great see when a student comprehends the material and is able to be successful on tests.

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Alyicia D

Math, Science, and English
6th to 12th Grades

University of California, Davis

Bachelor of Arts in History and Evolutionary Anthropology

San Francisco State University

Masters of Arts in Anthropology

I work to tailor each session to how the student learns best. I build rapport, create interest and find different approaches to learning to motivate each student.

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