I earned a MA degree in Spanish Language and Literature. I have taught at SF State University, the University of Notre Dame de Namur in Belmont and Skyline College. I lived in Mexico for an extensive period and understand the difficulties an English speaker might have learning to read, write and speak Spanish.
San Mateo, CAView Tutor
I have taught for 15 years, in the classroom, and one-on-one. My students have ranged in age from 18 - 80 plus, and come from all over the world: Japan, Mexico, Korea, Russia, France, Eastern Europe, the Middle East, China, and many other countries. At the present time, I lead a Conversation Club of advanced students once a week.
Mountain View, CAView Tutor
...I've worked with babies, senior citizens, high school kids, and every age group in between. My philosophy is that kids (and adults!) learn best when they are feeling challenged yet successful, so I try to push my students a little bit without letting them get overwhelmed. I also work to keep the learning environment safe and upbeat, making sure my students feel supported and encouraged.
Dublin, CAView Tutor
...I have helped a number of youngsters -- from early grades through middle school -- improve their handwriting. Use of model-tracing sheets and a molded "grip" on the end of the pencil can be helpful devices for many, but not all, students. It's exciting to help young writers learn cursive, as th...
Millbrae, CAView Tutor
...As I spent more and more time studying for AP examinations, I found that mathematics seemed to come most naturally to me and I began forming study groups and helping tutor my friends in concepts they had difficulty understanding. I got a 5 on the AP BC Calculus and AP Chemistry examinations, as ...
San Leandro, CAView Tutor