Allie's Academic Tutoring

Allie's Academic Tutoring

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About this tutor

Hi there! I graduated from UCLA last year and am taking several gap year(s) as a science teacher/healthcare worker before the next stage of my education.

Through the company Devon Review, I have prepped over 15 students for the SAT, ACT, and SAT Subject tests. I majored in Microbiology and minored in English, so I have a wide variety of academic experience that I hope can be helpful to you: Biology, Chemistry, Elementary/Middle School/High School Math, English Literature/Analysis/Writing, Application essay critique, miscellaneous test prep.


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Sacramento, CA 95819
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  • Kayla Teng

    Allison helped me so much in my AP Biology class. She clarified any concepts I was confused on and created study guides for me before every test. She truly cares about her students and is more than qualified to teach numerous subjects. I highly recommend her for any kind of tutoring.

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What is your typical process for working with a new student?

I like having a conversation first about the student's strengths, weaknesses, and learning style. Next, we'll do a simple concept review or answer any general questions the student may have. Finally, we'll jump right into practice problems! If the student is really struggling, we'll do a couple guided problems. Then, I prefer to let the student work independently; we will check answers and review missed questions on regular intervals.

What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

- B.S. in Microbiology, minor in English from UCLA

- 4 years in college journalism

- 5+ years in youth mentorship & science education

- 1 year SAT/SAT II/ACT tutoring

Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

Online tutoring through Zoom: $25/hour

In-person tutoring within 15 miles: $35/hour

In-person tutoring 15 miles +: $45/hour; variable by atual distance

How did you get started teaching?

I love working with kids and the outdoors. That is how I got started working as a camp counselor for my hometown.

After 5 summers as a camp counselor, I started a more formal teaching position with a company providing after-school biology enrichment in Orange County. I love getting kids excited about science through hands-on experiments and dissections.

What types of students have you worked with?

- Elementary

- Middle school

- High school (SAT, SAT II, ACT)

Describe a recent event you are fond of.

Volunteering at a nonprofit medical clinic in Mexico.

Stingray dissection for a marine biology class.

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