...I can provide recommendations from parents and students. I also teach students how to write high-scoring SAT essays, and assist students in writing impressive personal statement essays for their college applications.I have a Ph.D. in Intellectual History from U.C. Berkeley, and have been teaching at the university level for more than 20 years.
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor
...In some cases, I might make recommendations. For example, I will refuse to work with any client who believes that they can actually work productively with the television on, even as background noise. Studies have shown that instrumental music, such as light classical, can help with studying (al...
Milpitas, CAView Tutor
...Michael's Episcopal Church and Unity Church. I first gained a lot of public speaking experience at my previous employer Wells Fargo bank (I'm now retired). I was involved in their diversity program and won a Diversity Champion award in 2008. Thus I regularly spoke to our various departments (Pa...
Concord, CAView Tutor
...I have designed curriculum, instituted school-wide academic programs, as well as serving as a mentor and teacher trainer. When I was in high school, I graduated at the top of my class and I graduated from college with "highest honors." I have tutored for decades at all grade levels, and teaching...
Sonoma, CAView Tutor
...I have taught study skills as a major component of test prep tutoring, and full-year test prep "Community" classes for my 6th-8th grade students, preparing them for the full suite of state-mandated STAR tests. I even taught a one-year elective "Academy" class on organization. I taught swimming to 6th through 8th graders as a volunteer at the Hilltop YMCA in Richmond, CA.
Berkeley, CAView Tutor