...Many of my successful students are non-native speakers of English or came to me with special challenges, such as severe test anxiety, dyslexia or other learning differences. I individualize my approach according to the needs, schedule and budget of each student. In addition, I offer tutoring in ESL conversation and especially enjoy working with young children.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...They usually need help in English, and often math, but have a profound interest in science. So, I am able to connect with these students and keep them interested while tutoring the subject needed. I have been working successfully with students of special needs for years now.
Redwood City, CAView Tutor
...As a college professor, I took special care to instruct my students in writing essays. I published an essay in the freshman orientation handbook on the topic of writing essays for college essay tests. As a published biographer, I am very interested in personal narratives, and I counsel students by encouraging students to express and present their individual strengths.
Millbrae, CAView Tutor
...I also taught for two years in a private language school for adults in Berkeley, CA. I worked with students from all over the world and of all ages (over 16). I learned a great deal about teaching methods and ways to communicate clearly, regardless of the background of the student. While I really enjoyed my grammar and conversational classes my favorite was the academic writing class.
Moraga, CAView Tutor
...I first entered the teaching field in the public school setting, where I worked for four years on the east Coast before relocating to the West Coast and have been working as a high school physics/geoscience/mathematics teacher for the past fifteen years. Outside of the school setting, I have had...
Lafayette, CAView Tutor