I am currently a Spanish/ELD(ESL) teacher in the Capistrano Unified School District. I earned a Master's Degree in Bilingual Education from Columbia University in New York and an undergraduate degree in Spanish from Boston College. I also studied at the Universidad Complutense in Madrid, Spain and worked and taught in Bolivia while serving in the Peace Corps. (read more)
...When this becomes comfortable with the student, then "letters" become as natural a 1,2 and 3. I am qualified to tutor the higher level math courses of Calculus and Differential Equations. Knowing what these courses demand makes me uniquely qualified to tutor Precalculus. (read more)
...My first experience tutoring was at my high school as a paid tutor. When funding was cut from the program I was the only one out of 15 tutors that stayed as a volunteer. When it comes to tutoring my goal is not simply for the student to pass the class or exam they are taking, but to view the su... (read more)
...One of the characteristics of mine, I always discuss the needs of my new students very carefully and aim to build their confidence in the subject. I used to adopt different teaching methods depending on the fluency levels in reading, writing, speaking and listening. And I am using textbooks, w... (read more)
I have been teaching for 18 years and 14 of those have been math. I have taught at the elementary level, middle school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1) and high school level (Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, and Geometry).
I enjoy working with students and I really enjoy seeing a student grasp a concept that... (read more)
5 Subjects: includingPrealgebra,Geometry,Algebra 1,Elementary Math