...Education has always been a high priority. My formal education includes a B.A. in history and a PhD in ethics. Each year of my adult life I have taken courses to keep my mind alert and my knowledge growing.
Saratoga, CAView Tutor
...I use a variety of methods including phonics, blends, and backing out of a word to help struggling readers decode. We work on correct pronunciation of syllables. In addition to my degree in education, I have been teaching study skills to athletes for many years.
Los Gatos, CAView Tutor
...I empower students to think for themselves and connect the material to their own life by using examples and life experiences. It's very rewarding to see a student go from feeling embarrassed that they do not know something into confident students with "aha" moments that enjoy learning the Spanish language. I am a people person and enjoy helping students feel at ease.
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...While I do have a 24-hour cancellation policy, I offer makeup classes. To ensure that students have comfortable working space in which to explore their creativity and skill, I prefer to arrange a meeting in the student's residence. I am happy to travel within 20 miles of the Mountain View area.
Mountain View, CAView Tutor
...I have a TESOL Certification through Cal State Hayward and plenty of experience teaching Literary Analysis, Writing, and Grammar. My goal is to stir a passion for learning in the hearts of my students.I have been a teacher of English to native-English speakers (Jr./Sr.High School) for 20+ years. I have been a private tutor for AP English students for 3+ years.
Newark, CAView Tutor