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
...Having taught students of all ages over the past 15+ years, I can definitely say that I bring both passion and experience to the table. During college, I studied "filología hispánica" (Spanish language and literature) for one year in Granada and Oviedo, Spain and graduated with a double major in...
Valley Village, CAView Tutor
...Finally, I have worked at a political non-profit lobbying on Capitol Hill, so I have seen politics work in the real world as well. In addition to attending Catholic grade and high schools for nine years, I took Religion in America in college, and Jewish Law and Islamic Jurisprudence (Shari'a Law) in law school. I am familiar with these three major traditions, particularly Christianity.
Beverly Hills, CAView Tutor
...I did very well in Algebra 2 in high school, although I have not tutored in this subject in the past. I did well in History in school, although I have not tutored this subject in the past. I did well in biology in school, although I have not tutored this subject in the past.
Chino, CAView Tutor
...I prefer not to translate during my lessons, instead I teach by using words that you can understand from the context of a song, book or movie's extract, an ad on a magazine, etc. I believe that we learn quickly when we are "forced" to understand, somewhat like when you go to a foreign country an...
Lake Forest, CAView Tutor