...I am also very familiar with the special needs of children with autism and Aspergers. I have used this same language comprehension program to help autistic children increase their expressive and receptive vocabulary. I have used a different program with Aspergers students to improve their reading comprehension skills.
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
...Preparing for the ACT can be frustrating, and students can grow weary of trying to do well on a test that seems arbitrary and mysterious. I encourage my students not to be intimidated by the test, and I also try to build their confidence in their own abilities by going over practice tests with t...
Pasadena, CAView Tutor
...With a strong eye for detail, I love helping students find stronger and clearer ways of expressing themselves verbally. I began tutoring younger students in essay writing while still in high school as part of the Writing Lab. At Carnegie Mellon University, I taught three semesters of Intro to T...
Los Angeles, CAView Tutor
...To qualify for a California teaching credential, we are required to take and pass the RICA (Reading Instruction Competence Assessment) to ensure our ability to teach reading and comprehension. Moreover, I have many years of experience teaching reading. I hold a Masters degree in Special Education as well as a teaching credential.
Arcadia, CAView Tutor