...Along with tutoring, I do freelance proofreading, editing and writing. I have proofed and/or edited articles, novels, website copy, and even one legal brief! When I work with students (as opposed to when being hired to simply review and correct someone's writing), I prefer to show them why I choose to alter anything, and how they can better communicate the material through judicious edits.
Tarzana, CAView Tutor
...I have tutored and home-schooled (Laurel Springs and University of Oklahoma programs) in Algebra 2 since 1998. I received a bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering from MIT. I come from 2 generations of chemists, so passing on the knowledge is something which comes naturally and brings me great pleasure.
Los Angeles, CAView Tutor
...I was recognized for expecting my ESL students to do much of the "regular curriculum and tests" and the students exceeded my expectation. Project Write developed out of that experience. Next one of my ESL students won a San Diego Padres Scholarship for a first place essay.
Thousand Oaks, CAView Tutor
...By working with nature, as opposed to against it, progress is automatic. As for my background, besides having a life-long love affair with the French language and culture, I have a BA degree in French from UCI (University of California at Irvine) and studied French Culture & Literature at the So...
Valley Village, CAView Tutor
...I was a teaching assistant in an introductory engineering class. I have also done a course in cadet teaching in which I taught math to 5th graders. I believe there is more than one way to explain math concepts so that if a student doesn't grasp the way it is presented in class, I can find an alternate way of explaining it.
Burbank, CAView Tutor