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Allison_Eminhizer_3A
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Tutoring?

Postby Allison_Eminhizer_3A » Wed Oct 26, 2016 3:07 pm

Where could I find the contact of a chem tutor?

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Re: Tutoring?

Postby Chem_Mod » Wed Oct 26, 2016 9:30 pm

Please try use all the free resources I am offering students in my classes:

Peer Facilitated Learning Sessions
https://lavelle.chem.ucla.edu/forum/viewtopic.php?f=157&t=15397&sid=7f3db41bccf37c2b1084c1112efebba2

Teaching Assistant Office Hours
https://lavelle.chem.ucla.edu/forum/viewtopic.php?f=157&t=15458&sid=7f3db41bccf37c2b1084c1112efebba2

You can ask me questions at the end of each class, or in my office hours (see Syllabus W & F 4-5pm), or on Chemistry Community.

I am also organizing many, many review sessions for the midterm and final exams.

You can also attend study groups organized on Chemistry Community or organize one.

If you really, really want to pay for tutoring then stop by the Undergraduate Office 4006 Young Hall as they have a list of private pay tutors.

[Please note that my UAs, TAs, and myself, cannot be involved in private-payment tutoring for students in my classes.]

Hope this helps.

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Re: Tutoring?

Postby Allison_Eminhizer_3A » Wed Oct 26, 2016 10:17 pm

Ok it is helpful thankyou very much!

Scott_Anderson_3J
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Re: Tutoring?

Postby Scott_Anderson_3J » Thu Nov 03, 2016 7:11 am

This is a bit late, but you might want to check out Alpha Chi Sigma, the chemistry fraternity here. They offer free tutoring by appointment. Here's a link to their site: http://www.chem.ucla.edu/axe/tutoring.html

Tatum_Bernat_1E
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Re: Tutoring?

Postby Tatum_Bernat_1E » Mon Jan 16, 2017 2:05 pm

Did anyone happen to write down how to sign up for AAP Peer Learning and if it is not too late to sign up?

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Re: Tutoring?  [ENDORSED]

Postby PriscillaMariscal_3F » Fri Jan 20, 2017 3:53 pm

I think it's be best to sign up for AAP sessions before week 3 starts.
To sign up for AAP you can go to your myUCLA and under the 'Academics' tab you can find peer learning which is where can find several tutoring sessions. If you aren't sure if you meet the requirements for AAP you can visit Campbell Hall or call the office there.

EmilyLeibovitch2E
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Re: Tutoring?

Postby EmilyLeibovitch2E » Sun Jan 22, 2017 5:20 pm

Hi, if you are not a part of AAP, are you still able to attend sessions? Also, does anyone have the exact requirements to be able to attend the sessions?

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Re: Tutoring?

Postby EmmaSkeie 1F » Sun Jan 22, 2017 7:27 pm

There is a tutoring poster outside our classroom with the following contact info:

Phone number: (310) 795 8891
Email address: david@totalpreptutors.com

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Re: Tutoring?

Postby Ariana Murillo 2O » Sun Jan 22, 2017 11:16 pm

Emily Leibovitch 2E wrote:Hi, if you are not a part of AAP, are you still able to attend sessions? Also, does anyone have the exact requirements to be able to attend the sessions?


I believe you must be part of AAP to attend sessions.
There are four ways to be eligible for AAP.

I hope this helps!
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Re: Tutoring?

Postby Chem_Mod » Sun Jan 29, 2017 1:10 pm

Scott_Anderson_3J wrote:This is a bit late, but you might want to check out Alpha Chi Sigma, the chemistry fraternity here. They offer free tutoring by appointment. Here's a link to their site: http://www.chem.ucla.edu/axe/tutoring.html


This is a good resource. As is AAP tutoring.

Don't forget to use the 60 hours every week of peer learning sessions and office hours.

See times on my class website.

I am supervising 30 UA and TAs and meet with them 3 hours every week (in addition to many email).

I also see attendance. Some are very small groups and are practically one-on-one tutoring sessions.

Why pay for private tutoring when I have organized 60 hours free every week for my students.

Plus my class has Chemistry Community 24/7 for questions, answers, discussion, announcements, and even good humor! See jokes section.
:-)

Noelle Min-1N
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Re: Tutoring?

Postby Noelle Min-1N » Sun Feb 05, 2017 10:09 pm

Are the peer learning sessions more like another discussion section or a study group?

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Re: Tutoring?

Postby Martha Xuncax 3G » Sun Feb 05, 2017 11:18 pm

I would say so. Often, they already have topics that they think we should cover, but they're always open for suggestions.

GabrielaGutierrez2A
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Re: Tutoring?

Postby GabrielaGutierrez2A » Wed Mar 15, 2017 3:47 pm

Look for tutoring with some of the academic frats! Also, I'm sure you can just ask some upperclassmen and I'm sure they would be happy to tutor for a relatively low price.

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Re: Tutoring?

Postby GabrielaGutierrez2A » Wed Mar 15, 2017 3:48 pm

Noelle Min-1N wrote:Are the peer learning sessions more like another discussion section or a study group?


They are like small, guided study groups. There is a short explanation by the plf but its mostly guided problem solving

Nadine Schenker 3E
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Re: Tutoring?

Postby Nadine Schenker 3E » Thu Mar 16, 2017 10:38 am

This is a list of private tutors I found: http://www.chemistry.ucla.edu/sites/def ... orList.pdf

lnlyzelda_3J
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Re: Tutoring?

Postby lnlyzelda_3J » Sun Jul 02, 2017 10:15 pm

Does anyone know a chemistry tutor that is available during the summer?


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