Tutoring largely started out as a hobby for me. I enjoyed helping my fellow classmates learn material and be successful while at the same time learning from them. That cooperative nature of tutoring, working together to achieve student-inspired goals, is what turned it into a passion.
Escalon, CAView Tutor
...One of the reasons I feel I was so successful is because I am able to relate to my students. This has allowed me to not only understand what are the best approaches to take with teaching a subject, but also allows me to fish out other underlying factor for poor performance, such as poor self est...
Lodi, CAView Tutor
...In High School, I participated in a number of theater productions as an actress, stage crew assistant, stage manager, director, set builder, and costume designer. I also completed Art History and History of American Theater courses in college. My unique combination of experience as a Substitute...
Modesto, CAView Tutor
...I have attended UCLA and graduated from UC Berkeley. I have also completed a "PhC" in Educational Evaluation at the University of Washington in Seattle. Regarding a background check: My present teaching position, which can be verified online, has already required a background check, as has teaching in a previous district and serving as a bus driver of students.
Turlock, CAView Tutor
...The key is having a genuine interest in their lives, and opening up so they see you as a person as well. Second, I use the Socratic method, in which the teacher guides the student through a carefully-structured sequence of questions. Finally, I am humorous.
Walnut Creek, CAView Tutor