...My tutoring is oriented around first discovering the place where the student's understanding is temporarily blocked, and then finding creative ways to break through that blockage so that the student truly understands the subject and his/her natural abilities are revealed and promoted. I have acc...
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...I've been a reader since childhood and have always found adventure and escape in books. I'm an enthusiastic teacher, and encourage students to develop a confident writing "voice," even with mundane assignments. Ideally we'd explore various angles on an assignment and make it more engaging to th...
Richmond, CAView Tutor
...Additionally, I was part of a six-week accelerated after school geometry program for bilingual third graders. I helped teach familiar concepts such as 2D and 3D shapes, along with new concepts such as fractions, perimeter, and area. I routinely switched between teaching the entire class of 20 students, and working one-on-one with those who had questions during work sessions.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...I currently work for Fusion Academy as a teacher, and I also work for an Academic Coaching company where we specialize in teaching study skills. On top of that I have 3 years of tutoring experience. I have been a musician for almost 20 years, playing piano, guitar, banjo, mandolin, harmonica, clarinet, saxophone, and shakuhachi.
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
...I am thus intimately familiar with the changes that both courses and exams have undergone and are currently undergoing. In my private tutoring in these subjects, I've been successful in training students for the new exam when their own classroom teachers failed to do so. On a personal note, I have also been a participant in history myself.
Mill Valley, CAView Tutor