...My approach when tutoring any student is to make sure that they continually hear concepts over and over even if it doesn't necessarily pertain to the final answer the question is looking for. I believe that asking these conceptual questions throughout a problem helps to greatly solidify the over...
...My goal is to teach students how to draw realistically and accurately to life. I am best at both teaching and drawing portraits and figures, but am also able to teach the basics of still life and landscapes. I would love to teach any beginning or intermediate student how to draw.
San Diego, CAView Tutor
...To achieve this goal, on the first meeting I assess the needs of the student and develop a plan for action. My greatest successes have been with students that receive regular lessons on an ongoing basis, but have also helped students preparing for a single upcoming test also. I like to know how students do and how my lessons have helped my students, so feedback is central to mission.
...I also have experience teaching younger children, through working and volunteering in elementary schools for over 5 years. I work hard to form a connection with my students so that their learning experience becomes more fun and is personalized to their needs. As a tutor and a tutee I understand the importance of a one on one learning experience.
I am currently attending San Diego State University for my M.A. in Psychology with an emphasis in Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience where, in addition to my coursework, I teach a statistical methods lab that compliments the lecture. I earned my B.A. Psychology from California State University, Northridge in December 2012 while concurrently taking pre-medical courses.
El Cajon, CAView Tutor