...I am highly skilled in teaching techniques for all elementary-school subjects, and have extraordinary patience and creativity for teaching learners who may have special learning challenges. My strengths lie in the teaching of reading, language arts, and elementary mathematics, but I feel amply q...
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...I will check for understanding as I explain these smaller parts. I will then ask students to explain back the lesson to me. If they are able to do so, then I will have the student do a similar problem with different numbers.
Dublin, 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
...Knowing other languages besides English (German; French; Latin)helps me identify and deal with issues that are based on the different structure of a student's language of origin. My Chinese students have had the benefit of my beginning studies in Mandarin, which made it clear why they had specif...
Concord, CAView Tutor
...In Trigonometry the fundamentals are essential so I maintain a strong focus on definitions and understanding early concepts throughout the course. I am well versed in the math found on the SAT, having tutored a number of students in this area. I know both the concepts and the methods that the SAT uses that make concepts a student knows appear more difficult.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor