...Finally, I am an experienced and effective Parent Advocate for Students with Special Needs. Thank you. I taught ESL (ELD English Language Development) for more than 12 years as a self-contained (all subjects) Bilingual classroom Teacher.
Aptos, CAView Tutor
I learned to dance Salsa, Bachata, Merengue and other Latin dances in Costa Rica from a local dance instructor (I took 4 classes). Then, in Nicaragua, I went to Salsa Nights and danced with experienced Salsa Dancers (we danced Bachata, and Merengue as well). I watch dance instructional videos online...
Scotts Valley, CAView Tutor
...The methods I use are the following: - I read passages/books twice. The first time to get a general understanding and look up words I don't know, a second time to answer questions I am asked. - I highlight key sentences and main ideas in passages/books, and even key words in questions to make su...
Gilroy, CAView Tutor
...In many of these sessions, the student and I focus on how to effectively study the subjects they are immersed in. I work with them to develop strategies that employ the use of many different study resources, including flashcards, reference books, online quizzing and class/group review sessions. ...
Los Altos, CAView Tutor
...My success as a teacher is based not only on my natural teaching ability but also on my extensive educational background. I have a masters and a doctorate in education from Teachers College, Columbia University, and I have completed the course work for a Masters of Arts in Applied Linguistics. I hold a CA Multiple Subject Teaching Credential from Santa Clara University.
Sunnyvale, CAView Tutor