...I now teach Western Civilization and Middle East History at Santa Monica College, conduct professional development classes for Social Studies teachers, and help students achieve outstanding scores on their AP history exams. My specialty: making complicated information simple and interesting.I've...
Santa Monica, CAView Tutor
...I have taught numerous children creative writing, character development, grammar, story outline and writing style. Although I was born in the United States and can trace my father's family back to some of the earliest American settlers, my mother was born and raised abroad. She did not learn English until she was an adult.
Valley Village, CAView Tutor
...I have worked with many students who had ADD/ADHD. I mostly work with dyslexic students, and 50% of dyslexics also have ADD/ADHD. The learning strategies have to be more hands-on, because sitting still and focusing for long periods of time is very challenging for these students.
Los Angeles, CAView Tutor
...While studying drafting, prior to working in architecture and space planning, I learned the block style of printing (all Capitals) which I am also able to teach. I have taught pre-school and school children how to form their letters to print and to write in cursive in a private learning center w...
San Pedro, CAView Tutor
...Dyslexia is far more than calling a "b" a "d", although that may often be an initial tell-tale sign. If such letter, or even whole word reversals ("was", "saw",) do not right themselves by the beginning to middle of third grades, most children will be referred for special testing for dyslexia. Dyslexia is a learning challenge that affects a student's ability to read and comprehend.
Aliso Viejo, CAView Tutor