...Both of my parents are musicians and musicologists, so I have been surrounded by music all my life. I have been playing the piano (more or less actively) for 26 years. In 2004, I received my Bachelor of Music degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where I received thorough training in music history and theory, as well as ear training and piano performance.
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
I've worked in book publishing, communications, and PR for more than 30 years. I've been an independent writing consultant since 2010, helping clients with resumes, web content, manuscripts, and press materials. My tutoring experience began with a high-school student who needed help with writing assignments.
Richmond, CAView Tutor
...Unfortunately for the 20% who are dyslexic, exposure is not enough and an Orton-Gillingham based program such as the Barton system is essential. By the last level of the Barton System students will read at 9th grade reading level, which is considered adult reading level. Although the Orton-Gill...
Albany, CAView Tutor
...I believe that an ESL teacher should be fun and patient. I enjoy helping others overcome their fear of public speaking. I was a competitive speaker for many years and I have a multitude of strategies I can share to help people master the art of speaking in public.
Alameda, CAView Tutor
...Throughout my career I have been known for improving student performance on tests, grades, and my enthusiasm for learning. I was honored to be named Teacher of the Year for my school district. I also served my district as Literacy Coach for two years.
Vallejo, CAView Tutor