I am currently a Spanish/ELD(ESL) teacher in the Capistrano Unified School District. I earned a Master's Degree in Bilingual Education from Columbia University in New York and an undergraduate degree in Spanish from Boston College. I also studied at the Universidad Complutense in Madrid, Spain and worked and taught in Bolivia while serving in the Peace Corps.
Ladera Ranch, CAView Tutor
...I have successfully tutored Spanish 1, 2 and 3 to many middle-school and high school students both in public and private schools. I work with them on vocabulary, grammar, writing, and speaking. Many schools, I find, do not work very much on proper pronunciation and inflection - I do.
Irvine, CAView Tutor
...Tutoring, not teaching, is to detect a misunderstanding of a concept and finding a fix. Most of the issues student's have with Trigonometry is not understanding the basic and fundamental definitions and once that is corrected, students have little difficulty. Both the ACT and SAT math sections of these exams are at times very tricky!
Mission Viejo, CAView Tutor
...The more popular AP subject examination attempts a broad rather than deep assessment of a student's command of the techniques of investigation of physical phenomena, and I prefer to interpret those techniques into something more intelligible to students than what they may receive during their lec...
Orange, CAView Tutor
...When we sit down to look at homework, I like to go through and do one problem by myself and explain what I am doing on each step. After that, it's the students turn with guidance by myself. From there I determine whether or not to continue with step by step guidance or ease back a little and see what is being comprehended.
Carlsbad, CAView Tutor