My name is Maria-Madeleine Ferrand. I am a native Spanish speaker, experienced school teacher, as well as a private tutor teaching how to read and write in Spanish. I have a bachelor's in Education from the University UNIFE (Lima, Peru). I am interested in sharing and using my experience and my academic formation for my students' benefit through private tutoring classes.
Yorba Linda, CAView Tutor
...Passage-based reading questions and sentence-completion questions comprise the Critical Reading section of the SAT. Many students find this section the most daunting; presented with a wall of text, they shut down. I help students to realize the critical reader inside them and tackle these questions with enthusiasm.
North Hollywood, CAView Tutor
...I have taught Japanese at UC Berkeley, UCLA, UCLA Extension, UC Riverside and Michigan Center in Japan. In addition I have also taught "Business Japanese" and "Japanese Business Etiquette" at various companies in Los Angeles. My passion is cooking, traveling, and taking pictures.
Westlake Village, CAView Tutor
...And of course there is Geometry, Finite Math, Calculus (I only tutor Calculus 1, aka Calculus AB, at this time), SAT / ACT / CBEST / GED / CSET / CSET / CLEP / TExES math preps (gosh, I like them all). Regardless of the math, my students (and their parents) tell me that I make math fun and easy ...
Fountain Valley, CAView Tutor
...Parents are welcome to stay during tutoring sessions or drop off and pick up. My availability varies - drop me a line and we can find a time that works!I am an avid knitter and crocheter. I was taught to crochet at the age of 4 by my grandmother, and picked up knitting about 4 years ago.
Claremont, CAView Tutor