...I worked in the math lab and the writing center, the former for work-study money and the latter for credits. I finished my degree in business and tried the accounting field briefly, but my heart was in teaching. I've taught all levels of math and Spanish in secondary schools, with some experien...
Oceanside, CAView Tutor
...Despite the emphasis to shift to common core curriculum, many children and teens are still faced with trying to memorize facts, phrases, and models without any real understanding of the concepts underlying them. Not only is this boring and meaningless for the student but incredibly frustrating a...
Encinitas, CAView Tutor
...I was a member of Mu Alpha Theta, the national math honor society, and competed as a mathlete in MathCounts, an American mathematics competition. I even scored a perfect 800 on the math section of the SAT. I have over 12 years of experience studying Spanish, including a trip to Costa Rica to study abroad.
La Mesa, CAView Tutor
...I have extensive experience mentoring students one-on-one and teaching in a small group setting. Through years of working on interdisciplinary projects and speaking to members of the public I have developed a skill for communicating complex ideas to non-specialists. My goal is to encourage a de...
La Jolla, CAView Tutor
...They also get introduced to the very basic concepts of algebra and that is where they can get a bit frustrated. However, I found that with a little patience, creativity, and humor, even the students that deemed themselves "prealgebra hopeless" can be turned into the ones that enjoy the challenge...
Ramona, CAView Tutor