Samantha has a BA in Communication Studies from Loyola Marymount University. She has over three years experience as a tutor, specializing in 1-on-1 test prep for the ISEE and the SSAT. Her most recent student went from scoring in the 92nd percentile on her SSAT practice tests to scoring in the 99th percentile on her actual exam. Besides test prep, Samantha has tutored students grades K-12 in many subjects and areas including: Math, English, History, Science, Phonics, Essay Writing, and Study Skills. For the past two years, she has been working as a substitute teacher for charter schools. To Samantha, a great tutor embodies patience, positivity, compassion, and fun.