I have completed the following vocabulary-related coursework: Teaching Vocabulary Skills, Teaching Reading Skills, and Reading in the ESL Context. In addition, I have taken classes in teaching theory and methodology with information on how the human brain learns and remembers vocabulary. Furthermo...
Long Beach, CAView Tutor
...I have a Doctorate in Language and Literacy. I have had 16 years of working with students on an individual basis or in small groups, in highly structured Intervention Programs in a Reading Lab setting. In working with these students, it was my responsibility to teach them early language and reading skills (math), and assist them in classroom performance.
Torrance, CAView Tutor
...As an ACT science tutor, I focus on leveraging test design and helping students see past the seeming sophistication and complexity of the material. The passages and questions in the ACT science section frequently contain extraneous, highfalutin scientific jargon that masks their true simplicity. I teach students to ignore the *noise* and get to the heart of the matter.
South Pasadena, CAView Tutor
...I have extensive experience in both writing and editing and have been touted highly for my skills in these areas. My proficiency in the proper use of the English language has given me the proclivity to teach writing to students who are struggling to find their voice in this discipline. Developing a love of writing in my students brings me much joy.
Sierra Madre, CAView Tutor
...I have coached elite runners to sub-4 minute miles and coached collegians to all-American status and high schoolers to CA State Championships. In my own competitions, I have registered personal bests of 1:49.4 in the 800m and 4:00.38 in the Mile. In the name of good fun, I have won two trail ma...
Los Angeles, CAView Tutor