...I also served as an elementary school principal in four elementary schools over the years in Colorado. Finally, I coached and supported teachers in elementary schools for over eight years as a professional development specialist. I am a reading specialist, hold a MA in special education, and have completed LETRS training.
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...My PhD in biology opened me up to how math and science relate to our everyday lives and the world around us. I try to bring that into my tutoring whenever possible and find that understanding the material in the context of the real world can make it much more manageable (and much more fun).I tut...
San Ramon, CAView Tutor
...For the ESL learner as well as for the native English speaker, expanding the vocabulary is an important part of any English lesson. Every lesson includes certain new words; and depending on the study section it will be the main focus. To get a grip on vocabulary I work with my students by looking at synonyms, antonyms, sentence completions, analogies; flash cards can be made into a game.
Concord, CAView Tutor
...I studied Cultural Geography and subsequently worked as a paid note-taker for a Cultural Geography class. I take great interest in the subject and am able to tutor high school students. After studying Spanish at junior high, high school, and university, I developed the ability to speak well and have been complimented on my accent by many native Spanish speakers.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...I truly am committed to each student's success! With a Ph.D. in American history, I am deeply knowledgeable about U.S. and European history, and I bring to each student a vast grasp and understanding of content as well as the historical thinking and writing skills so necessary to succeed in hist...
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor