...I have a B.A. in Literature from Bennington College, an M.A. in English from Cal State - San Jose, and a California teaching credential. I have taught ESL for many years and worked in the classroom and individually with students. My method includes texts and supporting literature geared to each student's needs and learning abilities.
Mountain View, CAView Tutor
...All of my AP economics students in high school classes have achieved 5's on the AP exams for both Macroeconomics and Microeconomics. I was a chess coach for 2 years at Stevens Point Area Senior High. I won the state chess championship in 2007 for division 3, and competed for 2 years in high school chess in Wisconsin.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...These consumers include those with Mild Mental Retardation, Down Syndrome, Williams Syndrome, Autism, and Cerebral Palsy among other disabilities. During City Year San Jose/Silicon Valley (an AmeriCorps program), I worked full-time as a tutor for Lee Mathson Middle School. At the school, I heavily catered my tutoring around the Common Core in English and Math.
Boulder Creek, CAView Tutor
...I enjoy tutoring Algebra especially seeing students understand and master the topics we work on together. I have taught Chemistry for many years to High School and College students preparing for tests, special exams or regular homework help. I enjoy tutoring Chemistry, especially seeing students master the topics we work on together.
San Martin, CAView Tutor
...I also find real-world applications for the math concepts so students see how relevant math is in their lives. When I teach math concepts such as Precalculus, I try to make it more engaging for the student by connecting the math concepts to other subjects. Some students relate more to history and culture so I'll discuss the evolution of unique math concepts.
San Jose, CAView Tutor