...I have volunteered with non profits, traveled, and worked with various international, business, and community programs. I taught grades 5-8 and pre university students through English Opens Doors, a United Nations program with the Chilean Ministry of Education. I also volunteered as an English tutor at Aquinas Literacy Center and the Indo- American Center in Chicago.
Vallejo, CAView Tutor
...I have lessened the anxiety that is often produced when a student becomes overwhelmed with work and does not know where to begin. I am an organizational person and am able to impart this ability to my students. I majored in Spanish in undergraduate and graduate schools and taught Spanish and bilingual classes in both public and private schools, community colleges and four year universities.
Healdsburg, CAView Tutor
...Recently I spent time on a spiritual retreat in the mountains where I discussed spirituality with a Vietnamese Buddhist monk and participated in a traditional Cherokee sweat lodge put on by a Cherokee elder. Religion can mean different things to countless people, yet I have a thorough grounding ...
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...Putting aside my experience, what I love most about teaching Spanish is sharing this knowledge with new students, learning a new language is akin to using a different section of your brain that you haven't activated yet, similar to learning a new instrument. Not only is learning Spanish a whole ...
Fairfax, CAView Tutor
...I enjoy writing and one of my accomplishments was researching, co-authoring, designing, and doing the layout for a book on exploring Mayan ruins. I look forward to working with you and helping you accomplish your own goals.I am fluent in Spanish, having studied on many levels, from junior high t...
Petaluma, CAView Tutor