...Handwriting is one of the subjects I have successfully taught as a classroom teacher in the elementary grades. I grew up at a time when properly-executed, fine handwriting was emphasized in the public schools, and I have subsequently demonstrated my ability to assist youngsters in developing the...
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...I also have experience as an individual tutor, specializing in teaching reading to students who are experiencing challenges in traditional methods of instruction. The research in the field of literacy acquisition has led to significant changes in our ability to teach all children to read. Yet, ...
Santa Rosa, CAView Tutor
As a student and then a scientist for many years, I have a love of learning that has grown into a wish to teach. 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 underst...
San Ramon, CAView Tutor
...Trained by two top prep companies, I have been successfully tutoring, and raising the scores of, students in SAT Reading for the past 10 years. I have developed a portfolio of my own teaching materials, which includes many samples of top scoring essays written by my students. I've been successfully tutoring ACT Reading for over 10 years.
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor
...I believe that I can help a student with English vocabulary because I speak with fairly sophisticated words in my regular speech. I read a lot as well, and I constantly learn new words through this medium. I believe that I can help a student improve his vocabulary by encouraging him in using synonyms, homonyms, and antonyms.
Concord, CAView Tutor