Jacob Schott

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Throughout my ten years of classroom experience, I have worked with students at all levels across many subjects and who present a great variety of needs. I have experience in American and French universities, high schools, and middle schools, and I welcome the challenges and solutions that accompany diverse, interested, and curious students.

My academic journey and love of learning culminated in a Ph.D. in French Language and Literatures from the Ohio State University. I have used my expertise in language, literature, and history to engage and delight students no matter what the discipline. I particularly enjoy tutoring French, English, reading, writing, history, and literature. In addition to teaching, I spent a number of years editing textbooks and digital educational materials for World Languages and English (including reading and writing manuals).

As a highly motivated and passionate educator with a strong background in accommodating students with diverse learning styles and educational strengths, I am confident that my commitment to helping students achieve their goals will go a long way in encouraging them to reach their potential.

Outside of the offices of AJ Tutoring, I enjoy learning and creating. I make sample-based music and enjoy designing and building wooden bookshelves to house my ever-growing library. I play soccer several times a week, where I patrol the back lines as a scrupulous defender. I am also a caregiver to three special needs cats, including a three-legged rescue affectionately named Archduke Trio.

Subjects Tutored

  • SAT
  • ACT
  • Academic English
  • Academic French
  • Academic Study Skills
  • Academic K-8
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP English Literature and Composition

Offices Served

  • Menlo Park
  • Woodside

Contact

(650) 331-3251 ext. 603 Jacobschott@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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Enthusiastic Employees

"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."

- Patrick Hennes, AJ team member

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