...This background has allowed me to understand the history, composition, and use of words. I can show students how to make sense of unfamiliar words, memorize them, put them to good use in writing and in reading comprehension. I'm a professional writer and working editor, as well as, a teacher who has a great deal of experience in teaching English, from Kindergarten to university.
Encinitas, CAView Tutor
...We start by reading short passages and progress to chapters in their textbooks. I have found this particular program to be very beneficial for those students who seem to have difficulty remembering dates, facts and details from passages or chapters. The program teaches the student how to understand and absorb information from any subject.
Chino Hills, CAView Tutor
I am currently a Spanish/ELD(ESL) teacher in the Capistrano Unified School District. I earned a Master's Degree in Bilingual Education from Columbia University in New York and an undergraduate degree in Spanish from Boston College. I also studied at the Universidad Complutense in Madrid, Spain and worked and taught in Bolivia while serving in the Peace Corps.
Ladera Ranch, CAView Tutor
...I hold a MS/PhD in chemistry from Yale University and a double BS (biology+chemistry) from the University of Redlands. I have been teaching and tutoring general and organic chemistry chemistry for 9 years and enjoy it immensely. My approach to organic chemistry focuses on developing intuition instead of relying on memorization, which can often be so daunting to students.
Irvine, CAView Tutor
...I loved it when I taught this subject to elementary, high school and college level students. Although out of the classroom, I continue to write for attorneys and entertain my friends with amusing stories. In addition to teaching writing skills, I work as a paralegal.
Carlsbad, CAView Tutor