Elizabeth Chapital

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I was born in Spain but raised in the beautiful Bay Area. In middle and high school, I excelled academically and delighted in learning new things. I also enjoyed helping friends and classmates with tricky concepts or homework assignments, and I found that I had a knack for translating abstract ideas into simple and easily digestible pieces. Although I appreciated each class and subject, I did reserve a special place in my heart for math throughout my years in school. For me, math has always been an inroads into truth and beauty, and I deeply enjoy helping others see the fun in math, despite its difficulties and obstacles.

I continued my studies and teaching of math at UCLA, where I began tutoring pre-algebra at a local middle school. My favorite part of the day was working with my students and helping them engage with the material. I also started tutoring English as a Second Language, and I committed myself to focusing on the individual needs of my students. Learning styles differ widely, and being able to adjust to them is what makes for an excellent tutor. I also believe that creating a sense of trust between student and tutor opens the door for more effective sessions, and I have always worked with this idea in mind. As an AJ Tutor, I aim to show my students that math does not have to be a source of intimidation and anxiety. In fact, math can be pretty cool.

While I’m not tutoring, I enjoy traveling, listening to music, eating great food, and spending time with friends and family.

Subjects Tutored

  • Academic Algebra 1
  • Academic Algebra 2
  • Academic Calculus
  • Academic K-8
  • AP Calculus AB

Offices Served

  • Los Altos (San Antonio Rd)
  • Woodside

Contact

(650) 331-3251 ext. 712 Elizabethchapital@ajtutoring.com

Satisfied Parents

“AJ Tutoring was terrific! Our tutor hit Anna with a completely different approach; his style was especially good for Anna. Her improvement gives her a better shot at early admission to Georgetown.”

- Woodside Priory parent and guidance counselor

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"Being an AJ tutor is a dream job.  The 1-on-1 connection with my students is rewarding, and the support and dynamic team atmosphere are awesome."

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