...I remain on faculty there, teaching online courses in literacy and many other educational topics. I also have experience as an individual tutor, specializing in teaching reading to students who are experiencing challenges in traditional methods of instruction. The research in the field of literacy acquisition has led to significant changes in our ability to teach all children to read.
Santa Rosa, CAView Tutor
...I help my students approach test questions and answer choices in the most efficient way. There are "tricks to the trade" of taking tests that are based in the structure of standardized tests, which are practical and save time. With my background in science of education and counseling, I also address issues of moods and anxiety, if necessary.
Concord, CAView Tutor
I was a conscientious student and enjoyed learning. I like helping students to improve their understanding of subject matter and their study habits. I believe that encouraging students to take an interest in subject matter--and discussing it with them enthusiastically--helps to improve their understanding and comprehension.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...I am thus intimately familiar with the changes that both courses and exams have undergone and are currently undergoing. In my private tutoring in these subjects, I've been successful in training students for the new exam when their own classroom teachers failed to do so. On a personal note, I have also been a participant in history myself.
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor
...Math and English are the subjects I enjoy teaching the most since it allows me to work through problem solving with others, whether it is an equation or crafting the perfect essay. I also work at a non-profit in the East Bay and have helped developing tutoring and learning materials at the local...
Oakland, CAView Tutor