...My greatest pleasure is in providing pathways by which a student can break through a learning challenge and touch the place inside that makes learning not only fun and exciting, but enables success -- both in the classroom and in life.I have an extensive, professional background in public relatio...
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
...I identify why students are struggling with reading, then teach strategies that help that student. I believe in working and motivating students through positive behavior. My students enjoy their time with me and develop techniques that help them become independent learners.
Los Gatos, CAView Tutor
...Every lesson includes certain new words; and depending on the study section it will be the main focus. To get a grip on vocabulary I work with my students by looking at synonyms, antonyms, sentence completions, analogies; flash cards can be made into a game. Over the years, I have been working ...
Concord, CAView Tutor
...Additionally, I was part of a six-week accelerated after school geometry program for bilingual third graders. I helped teach familiar concepts such as 2D and 3D shapes, along with new concepts such as fractions, perimeter, and area. I routinely switched between teaching the entire class of 20 students, and working one-on-one with those who had questions during work sessions.
Santa Clara, CAView Tutor
...Calculus has a natural connection to science, especially Physics, so I make those connections whenever possible. I also find real-world applications for the Calculus concepts so students see how relevant math is in their lives. When I teach math concepts such as Geometry, I try to make it more engaging for the student by connecting the math concepts to other subjects.
San Jose, CAView Tutor