Current Instructors

GRE and Basic Math Refresher courses


Monazzah Usmani
Monazzah was born in the windy city, Chicago, Illinois but grew up in the middle east, for the most part in Dubai, UAE and finally ended up in Seattle, WA where she completed her BSc and MSc in Computational Applied Mathematic, summa cum laude. Having grown up in multicultural melting pot,she has a nag for languages and knew very early on that her passion lay in academia and teaching.
She is currently working as Director of Content for a startup company helping teenagers visualize their future and inspire them to realize their full potential. She has a proven track record of success of over 8 years of elementary, middle, high school and college-level mathematics instruction. She has also been teaching and tutoring students test prep(SAT, ACT, IB, AP, Math Olympiad) in the hopes that students can achieve their dreams and along the way find math enjoyable as a subject!
In her free time, she enjoys playing video games, learning new dance styles, mastering photoshop, reading science fiction and fantasy novels ,rock climbing and her new found hobby of hiking the trails of WA.
She hopes to one day start her own company to help underprivileged students all over the world get free high quality education.

SAT Prep

Ken Matsudaira

Ken Matsudaira has been teaching SAT strategies for over fifteen years and has over twenty years of experience providing students with general tutorial assistance. He has experience working with all levels of students and, through his involvement with local TRIO programs, has a particular investment in assisting first-generation college students. He has a MA in Cultural Studies from UW Bothell and a BA from The Evergreen State College.

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