...I typically use a combination of readings, worksheets, free-writing and structured writing, along with more creative methods for students who are visual or kinesthetic learners. All tutoring is tailored to the individual student. I enjoy one-on-one tutoring and feel I make a huge difference in students' achievement.
Benicia, CAView Tutor
...I truly enjoy working with teenagers, so they tend to enjoy working with me, too. I meet with most of my students at my quiet home office in Oakland, which makes an ideal work environment. I develop real rapport with students, helping them identify their goals and find internal motivation.
Oakland, CAView Tutor
...I received my MA and PhD in English from the University of Kent (dissertation defended in 2012 with first class honors), and I received a BA in English (Honors) and French from Wake Forest University in 2006, Summa Cum Laude. I have also received numerous writing awards, including the DA Brown Award for Excellence in Writing and the H. Broadus Jones Memorial Scholarship.
Berkeley, CAView Tutor
I'm an expert in working with students to develop skills and to understand concepts. My expertise is especially strong in problem solving, and applying concepts to real world situations. I enjoy working with students.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...I also have experience with teaching home-schooled children and a good understanding of their needs, having been one myself. I live in Marin County but I am open to traveling to San Francisco and Berkeley at your convenience. I am available on weekends and evenings.
Belvedere Tiburon, CAView Tutor