...I'm currently considering a career in education, and am working as a substitute teacher to gain experience with different classroom environments. Although I may be able to help with other subjects, I'm currently focusing on tutoring in Spanish, Math, and History. I am a native speaker of Spanis...
Fairfield, CAView Tutor
...I also use methods to help identify right-brain learners and then assist them with alternative teaching methods. With all students, I use pictures and analogies to help students attach math concepts to knowledge and understanding they already possess. This develops brain connections that increase retention and higher level thought processes.
Vacaville, CAView Tutor
...They can be explained in simple terms and there are ways to remember key concepts. This can be a fun subject when the student has confidence about the basics. I am a native English speaker, but having lived abroad for over 10 years and having traveled for work extensively, I learned to speak English in a clear, proper and enunciated manner -- so that I could be better understood.
Sonoma, CAView Tutor
...Many students say I helped them finally grasp subjects they never understood in school, from coordinate geometry to pronoun use. I truly enjoy working with teenagers, so they tend to enjoy working with me, too. I meet with most of my students at my quiet home office in Oakland, which makes an ideal work environment.
Oakland, CAView Tutor
...I evaluate a student's baseline ability and identify the types of thinking skills that can be developed. I then design specific homework assignments and "brain exercises" to not only improve their grades, and their performance in future classes, but improve their ability to think. My goal is to impart skills, not just information.
Santa Rosa, CAView Tutor