I am currently a Spanish/ELD(ESL) teacher in the Capistrano Unified School District. I earned a Master's Degree in Bilingual Education from Columbia University in New York and an undergraduate degree in Spanish from Boston College. I also studied at the Universidad Complutense in Madrid, Spain and worked and taught in Bolivia while serving in the Peace Corps.
Ladera Ranch, CAView Tutor
...I have a great knack for explaining difficult concepts and problems in easy-to-understand ways. My approach focuses on the ideas that conceptual understanding and problem solving abilities are really just a matter of connecting new concepts to old and parsing complicated problems into more manageable parts. Beyond that, I believe dedicated practice and hard work creates real winners.
Riverside, CAView Tutor
...I speak German, Spanish and Russian, and am therefore able to help speakers in those languages increase their English capabilities. Immersion in oral, written and visual interactions in English is optimal with ESL instruction and can lead to rapid improvement in language competency. I have a PhD in history.
Costa Mesa, CAView Tutor
...I like to have the student gain an understanding of the reasons behind a particular method of solving a problem instead of merely showing a mechanical way getting an answer. I balance this teaching style with a light smattering of humor or simple chatting so that the students can begin to enjoy ...
Redondo Beach, CAView Tutor
...In addition, I graduated high school with the California State Seal of Biliteracy (for English and Spanish). However, I also have experience with elementary math, prealgebra, and algebra 1 (I received a perfect score for math on the CAHSEE), and English grammar and vocab. I love to tutoring stu...
Tustin, CAView Tutor