...I do believe that being a native speaker of a language does not necessarily make you a teacher of that language. Experience does matter, as well as knowledge and reflection on your own language. I am constantly making research on my language, whether it is in phonetics, accent reduction techniq...
Corona, CAView Tutor
...I also believe that my acting background has helped me immensely in relating to kids both challenged and gifted in math. Here are samples of what parents and students have written about me: -"Tohoru has an amazing way of connecting with both of my kids, He has made math more understandable and ...
Los Angeles, CAView Tutor
...After receiving a BA, MA and doing work towards a Phd in history at UCLA, I started writing history books (the "Nutshell Notes" series), taught American history in Lithuania and tutored learning disabled students. I now teach Western Civilization and Middle East History at Santa Monica...
Santa Monica, CAView Tutor
...Although I was born in the United States and can trace my father's family back to some of the earliest American settlers, my mother was born and raised abroad. She did not learn English until she was an adult. As a child with a non-native English speaking parent, I am acutely aware of the frust...
Valley Village, CAView Tutor
...I was a teaching assistant in an introductory engineering class. I have also done a course in cadet teaching in which I taught math to 5th graders. I believe there is more than one way to explain math concepts so that if a student doesn't grasp the way it is presented in class, I can find an alternate way of explaining it.
Burbank, CAView Tutor