...I have helped many children improve their academic skills. I begin with a pre-assessment test so that I can determine which academic program the student needs to go through. I can also communicate regularly via e-mail with the student's teacher in order to ensure that we are focusing on the right concepts.
Chino Hills, CAView Tutor
...I believe quite strongly that education works best when relationships are built upon trust. As such, I encourage any prospective students and their families to contact me before beginning instruction in order to ensure that everyone is on the same page with respect to goals, expectations, and preferences. Finally, I'm not nearly as formal in person as the above makes me seem, honest!
North Hills, CAView Tutor
...My favored method of teaching is using the Socratic method of asking questions that encourage the student to reach the answers on their own. I like to have the student gain an understanding of the reasons behind a particular method of solving a problem instead of merely showing a mechanical way ...
Redondo Beach, CAView Tutor
...I started my teaching work when I was attending college as a teacher's aide at Los Angeles public schools and taught math and English to foreign students. At that time I expanded my teaching to fellow classmates and other students of less senior rank in college. This trend continued after I graduated and entered the workforce.
Irvine, CAView Tutor
...I've taken seven years of Latin (middle school, high school, and college) and received a score of 5 on both the A.P. Vergil and A.P. Catullus exams.
Studio City, CAView Tutor