I am a certified teacher who has worked with Fairfax County Public Schools for 17 years, and I have tutored many of those years as well. I recently relocated to California for a new experience and to be with my family. Working with students of all ages is easy for me and my calmness and sense of humor helps get my students motivated.
Seaside, CAView Tutor
...I not only talk to the student (or their parents) about what obstacles they are facing, but I take the time to explore why this is causing a problem as it might not be so obvious. I get my students thinking about not only what they are doing but why they are doing it. The use of open-ended questions gets the student thinking about all of this.
Monterey, CAView Tutor
...Sometimes the anxiety around the subject matter may be bigger than the issue of comprehending the subject matter itself. I have a strong background in both literature and basic skills, and I want to find a method of communication that shows the student how to understand the material in a low-str...
Santa Cruz, CAView Tutor
...I grew up in Salinas, and attended Salinas High and Hartnell College. I then went to school in Riverside for 2 years. I then traveled around the world playing professional basketball and preparing youth development.
Salinas, CAView Tutor
...My goal is to help students organize and develop their ideas so they can communicate clearly. I help students divide their assignments into achievable tasks to promote success. I can assist students with essay or thesis projects.
Scotts Valley, CAView Tutor