I am a former K-8 teacher who is highly skilled in the teaching of all elementary-school subject matter. My tutoring is oriented around first discovering the place where the student's understanding is temporarily blocked, and then finding creative ways to break through that blockage so that the stu...
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...The basic ingredients of efficient studying are tailored to the student's individual situation. My expertise in the area of study skills is based on the course and successful completion of two graduate degrees(Science of Education and Counseling) and the guidance and coaching of my own children towards their own educational successes. Sewing is fun and a very useful skill.
Concord, CAView Tutor
...In addition to reading, all of the elementary students I tutored had spelling quizzes at the end of the week. They would bring their vocabulary lists so I could help them review - I often played Hangman with them because it was a fun, engaging way for them to reinforce the spelling of tricky wor...
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...With my experience as a teaching assistant and a tutor, I am most experienced with teaching math. In addition to my teaching and peer-tutoring experience, I have taken specialized online courses (on AOPS) and attended math camps meant for math competition preparation. I also scored an 800 on SAT II Mathematics as well as the math section of the SAT I.
Stanford, CAView Tutor
...My course is rigorous and also relevant to the students' lives; they have fun working through my interactive lessons while becoming well-informed citizens who will soon vote. I have taken numerous courses and seminars with the California Council on Economic Education, and at the Federal Reserve ...
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor