...I know what it is like to struggle, and I know all the series of paths that students need to take to succeed. Years ago, I began working with Sarkis Family Psychiatry who have been leaders in teaching people what it really means to be ADHD and how to be conscious of it. They have written many best selling books and many of their methods do not require medication.
Alameda, CAView Tutor
...I also worked on a project studying antbirds and army ants in the Peruvian Amazon, and volunteered for 7 years at the National Zoological Park in Washington, DC, spending almost all of that time tending to animals or explaining them to the general public. I also lead birding outings and other na...
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
...Then I have the student organize the items in accordance with the task. Whatever the difficulty, I work with the student as an individual, building on what he or she already knows in order to develop a new skill. With sufficient repetition and practice, the student's confidence level improves--and this makes math less scary and more fun!
San Pablo, CAView Tutor
...Knowing algebra is a basic skill that will be tested all through the high school years and beyond. I have taught the math part to both the SAT and ACT prep courses through Silvan Learning for the past 3 years. I have helped my students raise their scores significantly with this program.
Belvedere Tiburon, CAView Tutor
...I also taught an afterschool SSAT middle school class to a group of 20-30 students. My teaching style is encouraging and creative. I use tactile teaching methods when appropriate in math lessons, which I have found especially effective in working with younger students.
Oakland, CAView Tutor