Rising Star Tutoring

Rising Star Tutoring

9 years in business

About this tutor

My background gives me the ability to help you with a wide variety of academic subjects, as well as with admissions and scholarships for college and graduate school:

--I received a perfect score on the SAT and have helped many students improve their SAT scores.

--I have a PhD in neuroscience and master's in education from Stanford University, a master's in psychology from Cambridge University, and bachelor's degrees from Arizona State University in biochemistry and in English with a focus in linguistics.

--I am the recipient of a number of nationally and internationally competitive awards, including the National Merit Scholarship, the Goldwater Scholarship, the Gates-Cambridge Scholarship, the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, and the Fulbright Scholarship. 

I have years of experience providing tutoring to students individually, and I have also taught at Stanford, Tsinghua University, and other institutions across the world. I have also provided guidance on college and graduate school admissions and scholarships to dozens of students. Some of the most common feedback I receive is that I make challenging topics accessible, that I am very approachable and easy to talk to, and that I am highly attuned to students' needs. 

I find it deeply exciting to help students develop greater understanding and reach their potential.

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Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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