Toronto: Shobith Johnson is the founder of the Math Tutoring program sholearning.com in Canada. He loves math and has been tutoring math for kids in Grade 5 and above. Shobith was born and brought up in Thalassery, Kerala – India. From a young age, he was inclined towards academics and has won multiple scholarships right from his school days. He was a rank holder in the 10th board exam/SSLC board exam. He topped his class ten with a score of 96% and class twelfth with 95%. Shobith has scored above 99th percentile in multiple competitive exams. He stood at Rank 13 in CUSAT, scored AIR 187/ 99.55 Percentile in GATE for M.Tech IIT admissions, 99.79% in XAT, 740 in GMAT and 115th Rank in State Engineering Exam.
After his schooling, Shobith cleared All India Entrance Exam and went on to do his Bachelors in Computer Science Engineering at NIT Calicut. Post that he worked as a software Engineer at HP and then went on to work at 2 multinational banks. His last career stint in India was at Barclays Bank – Mumbai
Then, he to move to Canada as a student to pursue MBA in 2015 at Ivey Business School. While studying at the B-School, Shobith started teaching math, finance and investing courses to students in undergrad and grad courses.
After completion of Masters, he took up a role to manage a data team at Canada’s household coffee chain Tim Horton’s from 2016-2019 and went on to lead Finance for their retail division.
His love for teaching Math always beckoned him to follow his heart, hence, he began teaching the beauty of numbers to school children. Kids started to love his way of teaching and through word of mouth more and more parents started reaching out. Shobith’s wife who is a doctor is also very supportive of his passion. They have a 6-month-old son who keeps them busy otherwise. Shobith enjoys every bit of his tutoring journey and he spend his spare time figuring out ways to make learning easier, enjoyable and effective.
Today, Shobith helps many kids to ace in Math. He makes sure the kids develop a passion for the subject, master the application of concepts and also score well in their exams. He offers online classes for students in Grade 5 and above. Typically there are 2 classes of 1 hour each every week for a total of 8 classes in a month. In each class, concepts and application are taught and make sure the students understood the concepts. The entire module is made interesting and interactive and the kids work on weekly online quizzes and brain teasers to hone their exam taking skills. The sessions are modeled to build the base to identify patterns, to learn the relationship between numbers and to solve questions quicker using short cuts which are critical in cracking competitive exams in future. Sholearning also offers Exam Preparation Courses for competitive exams such as SAT and SSAT.
Sholearning program has been featured / recommended by many top Indian vloggers in Canada
If you are looking to appear for a competitive exam or if you are a parent looking for the right Math tutor for your child, sholearning is just a call / whatsApp away: +1-613-893-6358