Phone Contact: 310-720-0174.
Why choose PV Tutor?
- Results: Only those tutors who are great at what they do, and who recieve enthusiastic praise from one parent and student after another are allowed to stay.
- Easy Access: No minimum number of lessons or contracts; we drive to your residence or local library for lessons.
- Rates: Rates vary from $35 to $50 per hour; mainly determined by subject difficulty. For exact rates for an instructor please call or email. Rates are different for Joseph and Victor; please email or call for a quote.
- Background ChecksThe tutors have been background checked prior to being accepted into the group.
Welcome to PV Tutor, your source for in-home tutoring lessons for all K-12 subjects and test prep for the Palos Verdes, Rolling Hills, South Torrance, and surrounding areas. In addition to subject mastery and great explanation skills, each tutor was chosen because of the unique personality traits she brings to the network. You can count on your instructor having plenty of patience, adaptability, and a friendly demeanor.
As a network we cover virtually all of the subjects in the K-12 curriculum, including AP courses for math, chemistry, Spanish, History and more.
Joseph now tutors AP statistics in Palos Verdes, as well as FTS, of which statistics is a big part. The AP course can be quite difficult but is much easier with the guidance of a qualified tutor.
New* Our network is expanding and we need more tutors. If you or someone you know is available after school hours please send resume to Joey2276@aol.com. We are especially in need of advanced math tutors in the Palos Verdes area for calculus and algebra & geometry honors. We have enough now but will likely need more for families who call by mid-October.
Joseph and Melissa both tutor special needs and IEP students for math general course help in the Palos Verdes, Torrance, and Rolling Hills areas. Joseph is more experienced with middle school through college aged students; while Melissa is more adept with grade school and middle school students.
Lessons take place at your home or at the local library. The bios of each tutor are linked to the left. Due to our networking structure we pay no money for bookkeepers, office rent, executive salaries, etc. Only the best and brightest instructors are accepted into and kept in this network.
Stephanie and Melissa are great tutors if you have a student in grades K-6th who need general course help or study skill improvement. Melissa has experience as a teachers aid (often they will do more one on one work with students than the teasher) and Stephanie is a credentialed multi-subject teacher.
If your student has ADHD, an IEP, or has auditory processing issues Joseph and Melissa are here to help. JOseph is better with middle and high shcool students while Melissa is more of a specialist with K-6th grade.
For info on any of the tutors you may click the names to the left and you will be taken to his or her web page, where you'll find such info as her education, personalty traits, and experience.
My name is Joseph Tillotson. I was on the Marymount College Math Faculty from 2004 to 2007 and tutored several hours per week in the learning center during this time....either one on one or in small groups. I learned quite a bit about one on one and small group tutoring and especially enjoyed working with special needs students.
I often had trouble focusing on what teachers were trying to explain while I was in school and know how difficult it can be when a student's brain learns slightly different than others. Often when someone explains it well and in an encouraging way it can make a big difference.
**NEW**..."Should I take the SAT or ACT?" Victor is an SAT tutor in Redondo Beach. He will meet with your student and provide a diagnostic test specially designed with problems from both the SAT and ACT. It is no stretch to say he is one of the top SAT prep specialists in the country.
For more info you may email Joey2276@aol.com anytime or call 310-720-0174 any day of the week from 10am to 7pm with any inqueries.
Cities covered, subjects covered follow....
We now tutor Statistics AP in Torrance and Redondo Beach areas. Specific subjects and cities follow. All tutors will travel to the 4 main cities of Torrance, Redondo & Manhattan Beach, and the PV Peninsula. Sarah also tutors in cities near LMU such as Culver city and Playa Vista.
- Basic Math
- Algebra 2
- Basic Science
- Reading Comprehension
- Essay Writing
- Term papers
- all English courses from K-12
- Homework Assistance
- Study Skills
- SAT test prep
- ACT test prep
- CBEST Test prep
- TOEFL Test Prep
Cities covered: We will come to your home to tutor math, science, chemistry, spanish, and many other subjects in the following cities.
- Palos Verdes
- Redondo Beach
- Manhattan Beach
- Los Angeles
- South Bay
- Hermosa Beach
- El Segundo
- Marina Del Rey
- Long Beach
- Hollywood Riviera
- Beverly Hills
- Harbor City
- Playa Del Rey
- West LA
- Studio City