...I have done quite well on several standardized tests, including the general and subject (chemistry) Praxis exams. I recommend students prepare for standardized tests by working through practice exams for relatively short periods of time several times a day. This gives them familiarity with the test format while identifying areas to focus on during tutoring sessions.
Santa Rosa, CAView Tutor
...I have been coached and gone to numerous swimming workshops in all strokes during that time. I have completed the course work for the Red Cross Water Safety Instructor class. I have taken several semesters of photography classes at the California College of Arts, back when it was called the California College of Arts and Crafts.
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
...I use a socratic approach to guide students to find solutions themselves. If a student gets stuck, then I will try other ways to explain the problem to them that will help direct them towards the solution. Often I set homework, which may be due the next session, or may be ongoing with check-ins with me.
San Rafael, CAView Tutor
...By working with different ages and varying degrees of skill I've found the best way to communicate and relate subject material to the individual rather than a target grade level. My style of tutoring is an inquiry-based learning system that focuses on critical thinking and deduction rather than ...
Pleasant Hill, CAView Tutor
...I had full classes in the evening. I also taught young women in the East Hartford school system in a group called Head Start that cared for their children while they studied to pass the CT High School Diploma Test. I did this for more than 2 years.
San Carlos, CAView Tutor