Tutoring & Lessons Provider from Walnut Creek, CA 94596 - Care.com
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Matthew P.

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$40 – 50/hr Walnut Creek, CA
5 yrs exp 27 yrs old
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Meet Matthew

Hi, my name is Matt. The role I serve in tutoring is as an academic coach. I believe your child has the ability to master any of their school material on their own, sometimes this latent talent just needs a little direction and refining. This is where I come in. While studying psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison I assisted in research efforts to understand the motivation of student learners. I helped to develop interventions designed to increase a student's perceived value of a course and thus their motivation to mastering the course material. I utilize these methods to help your child reshape their perspective of their coursework. I then give them the tools needed to continue in independent mastery through high school and college. Some skills I will pass on are in time management, active studying, effective reading and recollection, note-taking, organization, and test preparation. I tailor each tutoring experience based on the individual's needs. Message for more info.
Comfortable with pets
Non smoker
Has transportation
Willing to travel 15 mi
Math
English
Science
Test Prep
Sports & Fitness
Business
Special Education

Matthew Can Also Help With:

Date Night
Transportation
Light Cleaning
Groceries / Errands
Pets
Companion
Packing / Moving
Meal Prep
Education
University of Nevada - Reno
Pursuing

Graduate Degree in Counseling

University of Wisconsin - Madison
2015

Bachelor's in Psychology

Other qualifications, Certifications, and Credentials

Trained in evidenced-based psychology interventions to increase student learning and motivation and engage academic interest. Qualified to perform academic analyses through prior positions in research for the National Institute of Health.

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