...Many schools focus on facts, figures and dates. While the basics need to be known, I consistently found that my middle school students were capable of so much more intellectual and analytical depth. They simply needed more challenge, and someone to structure these intellectual learning activities.
Burlingame, CAView Tutor
...Students should not learn grammar and syntax rules just to learn rules; they should learn them in order to become aware of the functions and relations of words within sentences. A knowledge of grammar makes writing much easier, as this foundation allows students to write with confidence. I took French every year in grade school and high school, receiving honors in French upon graduation.
Millbrae, CAView Tutor
...I observe students to determine whether they are visual, auditory or kinesthetic learners and use convergent and divergent learning techniques to help students become more resourceful in the way they approach challenging problems.I have taught Algebra for the past 4 years and, whenever possible, ...
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...I was a former tutor for 6 years in after-school programs. Also, I was a former swim instructor at UCSF for youth and adults. In these positions I have learned different teaching techniques and styles.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...I am a State of California credentialed teacher. Part of my State of California teacher licensing included teaching study skills and helping special needs students develop compensatory strategies to increase their success in school. I have taught test taking strategies, note taking skills, and reading techniques to adult students over the last 6 years.
Sunnyvale, CAView Tutor