...I have helped many children improve their academic skills. I begin with a pre-assessment test so that I can determine which academic program the student needs to go through. I can also communicate regularly via e-mail with the student's teacher in order to ensure that we are focusing on the right concepts.
Chino Hills, CAView Tutor
I am currently a Spanish/ELD(ESL) teacher in the Capistrano Unified School District. I earned a Master's Degree in Bilingual Education from Columbia University in New York and an undergraduate degree in Spanish from Boston College. I also studied at the Universidad Complutense in Madrid, Spain and worked and taught in Bolivia while serving in the Peace Corps.
Ladera Ranch, CAView Tutor
...My approach focuses on the ideas that conceptual understanding and problem solving abilities are really just a matter of connecting new concepts to old and parsing complicated problems into more manageable parts. Beyond that, I believe dedicated practice and hard work creates real winners. My s...
Riverside, CAView Tutor
...I default to an informal style of teaching in all areas and prefer to work with talented, hard-working, ambitious students, although I have extensive experience serving as an academic adviser and IEP advocate in the California public school system as well. All of my students receive academic adv...
North Hills, CAView Tutor
...I speak German, Spanish and Russian, and am therefore able to help speakers in those languages increase their English capabilities. Immersion in oral, written and visual interactions in English is optimal with ESL instruction and can lead to rapid improvement in language competency. I have a PhD in history.
Costa Mesa, CAView Tutor