I am a San Jose native located in Willow Glen. I graduated from UC Santa Cruz in 2009 and studied Health Sciences Biology, Classical Voice, as well as Spanish and German. From 2008 to 2010, I taught English through the Fulbright Program in Wiener Neustadt, Austria and privately studied Classical Voice and Opera as a Baritone in Vienna, Austria.
San Jose, CAView Tutor
...There were times where I took the students outside of the school to grab dinner or an ice cream for them to practice their Spanish by ordering their food in Spanish and asking questions about the food they saw in the menu. Little by little the students become more confident speaking in Spanish. I also taught Spanish at a local High School for about four months.
Hayward, CAView Tutor
...I frequently tutor SAT/ACT prep, as well as AP literature, AP English, and AP foreign languages, for I have a talent for rendering complex issues comprehensible to my students. I have also worked as a translator and editor for many years. I pride myself on being able to motivate others in an academic environment, garnering enthusiasm and interest.
Oakland, CAView Tutor
...Furthermore, unlike many professors, I do not shy away from showing a student how a certain grammar structure is formed in English. It is your native language and should be the tool by which you decipher how to say something in Italian, French, or Spanish. Nonetheless I am here to help and will adapt to find the best way to help a student understand this difficult material.
Pleasanton, CAView Tutor
...Previously, I worked several summers lifeguarding and teaching swimming. I have two degrees in Natural Resources (B.S. from University of Michigan, M.S. from Cornell University), and did my Master's Thesis on avian ecology in Costa Rica. I also worked on a project studying antbirds and army ant...
Berkeley, CAView Tutor