I owned and taught in my alternative school, Hope School in Tacoma, Washington, from the first year we were certified as a private school in 1986 until the school closed in 2010. Students from prekindergarten to high school were enrolled. Special needs students were mainstreamed.
Tacoma, WAView Tutor
...As a teacher I prefer not to lecture; I would rather stimulate a student's own thinking process. In this way, he or she can build up their own creativity and understanding. Above all, I like the time I spend with students to be encouraging and insightful.I have a TESOL certificate and an MA in Applied Linguistics and English Language Teaching.
Freeland, WAView Tutor
As a professional Karate instructor for five years with a second degree black belt in Wado Karate, I have experience tutoring students of all ages, both in large groups and individually. As a high school Salutatorian, I am well versed in every area of general education, and I scored 5's (the highes...
Kirkland, WAView Tutor
...Public speaking can be a fun, positive experience when you know your topic and feel comfortable. I have been a public speaker and trainer for more than ten years, and even wrote a book on some tricks of the trade to make new speakers more confident. I have been a featured speaker before local police departments, service clubs, community groups and classrooms.
Woodinville, WAView Tutor
...I know how hard it can be to play the game of getting through school. I also know how to help my students make the most of it. I listen carefully to my students' concerns and tailor my approach to each individual.
Renton, WAView Tutor