My name is Maria-Madeleine Ferrand. I am a native Spanish speaker, experienced school teacher, as well as a private tutor teaching how to read and write in Spanish. I have a bachelor's in Education from the University UNIFE (Lima, Peru). I am interested in sharing and using my experience and my academic formation for my students' benefit through private tutoring classes.
Yorba Linda, CAView Tutor
...During my Senior year of college, I completed a teaching internship with a professor, assisting in teaching a core course for incoming freshmen. I have worked with high school students to prepare coursework, compose college application essays, study for the SAT, organize their workspaces, and ma...
North Hollywood, CAView Tutor
...In addition to my two years of math at Harvey Mudd, I also completed an entire year of college physics and a semester of college biology, all while enrolled in high school! My record of academic achievement proves that I have the knowledge your student needs to succeed in school. But I consider success at school to be more than mere learning by rote.
Los Angeles, CAView Tutor
...I recently graduated with a degree in mathematics from the University of La Verne, and an currently in the teaching credential program there, on my way to becoming a high school math teacher. I like to focus on understanding not only the answer to the problem, but the process involved in getting to the answer. Learning to think mathematically is a key to long term success in the subject.
Claremont, CAView Tutor
...For me, the biggest payoff of tutoring is the moment when the student 'gets it,' when the metaphorical light bulb turns on and what had once been impenetrable becomes straightforward. As for my specific qualifications and thoughts on tutoring math - my SAT Math score was 798. My GRE quantitative score was 770 (old scale, obviously). I received a 5 on the AP Calculus BC test, way back when.
Venice, CAView Tutor